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Phrag Living Fire - red slipper orchid

This is a discussion on Phrag Living Fire - red slipper orchid within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This beautiful orchid is in bloom in my greenhouse this week and I wanted to ...

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    Cool Phrag Living Fire - red slipper orchid

    This beautiful orchid is in bloom in my greenhouse this week and I wanted to share it here. I love how red it is. Enjoy.

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    Cheers,
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    Beautiful color. Love the form also. Is it a difficult to grow? How do you grow it?

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    Thanks! No, phrags are easy! This one likes bright light and prefers to grow on the warm side. It is feed once every two weeks and watered once every week. It should not dry out completely. You should totally get one, Bill. I love the phrags we have.

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    Bruce; This is a totally awesome bloom. Its got things about it I love, like its a great shade of red and a inner pouch of yellow with spots. Now you mention with details how easy they are to grow! I have banned myself from all orchid vendors both foreign and domestic, and then you subject me to this. This is pure temptation sir........I may have no choice but to buy one and I will Blame You! AL

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    Hey, Al, if you are looking for someone to stop you from buying more orchids, don't look for them on an orchid forum. LOL We should sometimes call this site Enabler's R Us!!!

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    Wow awesome bloom!

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    Al blame me when yours blooms for you and brings you great joy!! hahah...

    Cheers,
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    Oh that is stunning ! The lip is so captivating !!

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    BD please PM me the vendor.

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    amazing form and color.... congrats BD.

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