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Paph. noid (Pinocchio pink?)

This is a discussion on Paph. noid (Pinocchio pink?) within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is my first (earned) blooming of this plant since I got it over 3 ...

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    Smile Paph. noid (Pinocchio pink?)

    This is my first (earned) blooming of this plant since I got it over 3 years ago! Unlike some of my others I haven't mistreated it either; it is just that slow of a grower! This is actually the second or third orchid I ever owned so I am happy to finally have bloomed it.

    Anyway, technically a noid, though I believe it is most likely a Pinocchio.

    Thanks for looking!


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    very nice... that pouch is so dark... like a nice rose wine...

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    Congratulations! It is always nice when you get your first earned bloom from a plant. (Especially one so beautiful as this one!!)

    Cheers,
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    Quote Originally Posted by bench72 View Post
    very nice... that pouch is so dark... like a nice rose wine...
    oooooh I love rosé wine!!

    Congrats on your first very pretty bloom on this Paph. Well done!

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    It certainly looks like it is Pinocchio to me. It can be highly variable. Nice job!

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    Gorgeous! Love the twist on it's left sepal.

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