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Ugliest Paph

This is a discussion on Ugliest Paph within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Here is a paph with a face only a pod parent could love. Can you ...

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    Default Ugliest Paph

    Here is a paph with a face only a pod parent could love.

    Can you beat it?
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    oh, poor ugly thing... What happened?

    Cheers,
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    Look real close and there is some beauty in it! Remember the Ugly Duckling? LOL There is always something positive---I really like the color. Bill

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    When I read the title, I thought to myself "no bloom is ugly...", then I opened the thread, saw the picture, just laughed and laughed.

    I still don't think it's ugly, just really unique.

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    is this a first bloom for this plant? maybe its just starting to stretch its legs and will give
    you a great show in the future.

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    That is freakish. Genetic issue, maybe?

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    It is it's first bloom. And yeah, unique. That's a good one. Bet it can dance well and has a good personality too.

    Mike

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    Quote Originally Posted by orcoholic View Post
    Here is a paph with a face only a pod parent could love.
    My husband says he likes it and that it's not ugly. I guess it is kind of cute in a weird sort of way.

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    It's so ugly it doesn't deserve to live with you. Send it to me. Heheheheheh

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    Quote Originally Posted by orcoholic View Post
    Bet it can dance well and has a good personality too.

    Mike
    HAHAHA! That's freaking hilarious!

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