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Paph Saiun (Wardii 'Green Aura' x Sukhakulii 'Flashdance')

This is a discussion on Paph Saiun (Wardii 'Green Aura' x Sukhakulii 'Flashdance') within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I can't believe I kept it alive long enough to get my first earned bloom. ...

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    Default Paph Saiun (Wardii 'Green Aura' x Sukhakulii 'Flashdance')

    I can't believe I kept it alive long enough to get my first earned bloom. It was in bloom in Aug 2007 when I bought it, but nothing since then. I am grateful!

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    and a close up with a change in lighting. The hairs on the petals just facinate me.

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    Enjoy and thanks for looking.

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    Well done Ischel.... this cross has got even more spots than either parent!!!

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    Good growing, what an intriguing looking little fellow!

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    Very nice slipper!! Well done - congratulations!

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    oh my look at that hair. Glad my legs don't look like that heeheehee. Well, except for the spots..... And those are some fine spots ya got there too. Good growing, Ischel. Now get that baby to a stylist......

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    congrats!
    wow that pouch is spotted! excellent

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    Stunning! I love sukhakulii and its offspring. And I totally agree with your comment, Ischel, about being fascinated by the hairs.

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    Way to go ischel1! I recently had my first earned blooms on paphs too, so I know how proud you must be!

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    wow-this is a gorgeou 1
    love the dots and the"pointed nose"

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