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A beauty of a Phragmipedium

This is a discussion on A beauty of a Phragmipedium within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; The is a first flowering of a Phragmipedium caudatum that I had originally rescued from ...

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    Default A beauty of a Phragmipedium

    The is a first flowering of a Phragmipedium caudatum that I had originally rescued from an abandoned local orchid collection. With some new growing media of coconut husk, charcoal and river gravel, it managed to produce 15 flowers and a very healthy plant.


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    Well done! A beautiful slipper orchid!

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    Man, that is impressive!

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    Not a big slipper orchid fan but well done mate!

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    That is stunning!!! Well done.

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    The Phrag was lucky, that you acquired it and nursed it back to health, and the blooms are just its way of saying a BIG thanks to you. Awesome show it has put on, congrats !

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    Congrats, you done quite well your slippers very healthy and and the blooms emm...so cool.

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    Wow Peter that is an incredible phrag! Well done!!!

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    Wow!! That is one beautiful plant! I have to admit, I'm kinda jealous Congrats
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    really really nice!! nice to see you peaking in the shot as well

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