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Paph. venustum

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    Default Paph. venustum

    Been open for a few days.

    Paph. venustum
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    Nice one! I really like this one. Thanks for sharing.

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    So beautiful. I always love this paph. Such a cool pouch.

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    Great bloom! Thanks for sharing.

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    One of my favorite paphs.. unfortunately I dont have the conditions for it.

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    What a beauty, can you believe this beauty is endemic to western ghats, close to whee I live, but due to tremendous over collection, this species is virtually extinct in the wild. And the worst part of it is I do not have it in my collection !!!!

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    Beautiful. Just love the veinations on the dorsal and the pouch.

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    Venustum is such a beautiful and fascinating paph. Congratulations for growing it so well

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    It's really amazing how much detail an orchid can have. The pouch is incredible! Beautiful paph!!!

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    Amey .. I think Phap venustum from Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh not from western ghats, Phap druryi is the only endemic phap from WS .

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