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Paph robinsonii

This is a discussion on Paph robinsonii within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Hi everyone, Just wanted to share with the progress of my robinsonii which I bought ...

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    Default Paph robinsonii

    Hi everyone,

    Just wanted to share with the progress of my robinsonii which I bought in bud about a month ago. The spike has grown very tall. The poblem is that its not straight. I tried to spike it actually...ok, that was a bad job I did

    Sorry also for the ugly background of my Orchid Room!

    I will post photos with a nicer background when the bloom opens hopefully

    Fadi
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    looks like the spike is very very tall... looking forward to seeing it open!

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    Anticipation! Anticipation!

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    LOL, I have some spikes like that right now. I actually had good intentions and clipped them to their stake when they were growing, but over the week, they grew and the clip made them grow crooked since it was holding the spikes just below the buds. LOL. I adjusted the clips, but still have a crooked spikes.

    I look forward to seeing your robinsonii in full bloom, Fadi.

    Cheers,
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    Wow, I haven't even heard of robinsonii. Cant wait to see what it looks like when it blooms!

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    Wow that looks like a runner bean. The grow room looks just like mine without the clutter.
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    I am actually trying to get the spike go straight somehow. I just added another clip where the spike is crooked I just wonder how long the spike will get! I will post some updates soon, I hope...

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