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Paph. venustum first bloom

This is a discussion on Paph. venustum first bloom within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is a first time bloomer....

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    Default Paph. venustum first bloom

    This is a first time bloomer.
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    Nice alien looking Indian specie.

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    Gorgeous colors !

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    So pretty.

    I think we have one in bud. It might be a cross, but it is almost open. I saw the 'brain' pouch yesterday when snaping photos in the greenhouse.

    Cheers,
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    Very cool! Love it!

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    I almost got one of these before, and they are very expensive. But I was told that they
    are cool growers, a condition that i can't provide. So Im left to admiring them in the
    comfort of my computer screen. thanks for sharing this

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    wow!! .... nice vibrant colors on it too

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    Talk about contrast! Looks freaky but still bautiful. Love the colours.

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    Excellant color on that one!

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    Wow!!! This just may be the most intensely colored venustum I've ever seen in a photo. Michael, this plant deserves a clonal name!

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