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Paph Amber Shell

This is a discussion on Paph Amber Shell within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I grow very few "bulldogs" This wandered into my collection many years ago. It is ...

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    I grow very few "bulldogs" This wandered into my collection many years ago. It is a reliable bloomer so it stayed. It is a cross of Paph Hellas that was registered 20 years ago.
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    That bloom looks like it's the same size as the plant. That's probably the only reason I would allow any giants into my collection. Great picture Ron, lovely dorsal

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    Stunning!

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    I didn't stake the spike so it is leaning forward from the plant a bit, making appear larger but still a big flower.

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    the colour is amazing... yellow gold... what a stunning flower to brighten up a day.

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    I really love the color. It is beautiful!

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    Beautiful bloom, Ron

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    Beautiful Colour and huge flower!

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    Very nice Ron!

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    Fantastic color and I like the "broadness" of the bloom. Very nice!

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