Shop Orchid Care OrchidTalk Orchid Forum Weather Station Links Nursery

Welcome to OrchidTalk Orchid Forums


The Friendliest Orchid Community on the Internet!


  •  » Learn to Repot your Orchids
  •  » Learn Orchid Care Tips and Secrets
  •  » Find the perfect Orchid for your Growing Environment
  •  » Chat with Orchid Growing Professionals

OrchidTalk - "Bringing People Together to Grow Orchids Better!"


Let us help you grow your Orchids better; Join our community today.


YES! I want to register an account for free right now!


Register or Login now to remove this advertisement.

Results 1 to 8 of 8
Like Tree3Likes
  • 3 Post By Kmac

Paph. Warmest Regards

This is a discussion on Paph. Warmest Regards within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; One of my current blooms: Paph. Warmest Regards (Paph. Sarella x Paph. spicerianum) I won ...

Click here to increase the font size Click here to reduce the font size
  1. #1
    Kmac's Avatar
    Kmac is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Kathi
    My Grow Area
    Porch/Patio.
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    How can I pick just one???
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Gender
    Female
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    Posts
    2,515
    Member's Country Flag

    Default Paph. Warmest Regards

    One of my current blooms:
    Paph. Warmest Regards (Paph. Sarella x Paph. spicerianum)

    I won this at a raffle last year, and it seems to be happy...at least happy enough to bloom.
    Attached Images Attached Images  

  2. #2
    GenevaDad's Avatar
    GenevaDad is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Bob Benditzky
    My Grow Area
    Windowsill
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Phal's, Paph's, Encyclia's
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Libertyville, Illinois
    Posts
    317
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    I love it. For some reason I'm afraid to buy one of them. Are they hard to grow? Correctly!

  3. #3
    Kmac's Avatar
    Kmac is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Kathi
    My Grow Area
    Porch/Patio.
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    How can I pick just one???
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Gender
    Female
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    Posts
    2,515
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Actually, this one has been quite easy. I grow it indoors, on a light shelf, in a bark-based mix (it is coarse enough I can water it every 1-2 days). And, I've followed the "fertilize weakly, weekly" rule. No special fussing over temps or anything.
    Last edited by Kmac; December 29th, 2011 at 05:56 PM.

  4. #4
    Real Name
    Zainal Abidin Bin Othman
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Huntleya, Bollea, Cochleanthes
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Melaka, West Malaysia
    Posts
    12,761
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Very pretty Kathi the influence of spicerianum so strong sometimes difficult to differentiate it.

  5. #5
    gardenguysorchids's Avatar
    gardenguysorchids is offline Don't be afraid to color outside the lines
    Real Name
    Bill
    My Grow Area
    Under Lights
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Paphs, Oncidium,and Catts
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
    Posts
    3,526
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Love this one. Love any paph that has spicerianum in it and shows some of it's traits. Good job, Kathi!

  6. #6
    espranch is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Betty
    My Grow Area
    Greenhouse
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    encyclia
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Gender
    Female
    Location
    N. East Texas
    Posts
    2,747
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    I'm not a "slipper fan" but that one is very pretty. Does it have any fragrance? Good job blooming it, Kathi! Betty

  7. #7
    Brutal_Dreamer's Avatar
    Brutal_Dreamer is online now Dreaming with my eyes open...
    Real Name
    Bruce Brown
    My Grow Area
    Greenhouse
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    Cattleyas & Slippers
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Gender
    Male
    Location
    Arkansas
    Posts
    34,003
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    What a beauty!! Great to win an orchid - especially a slipper orchid!!

    cheers,
    BD

  8. #8
    Kmac's Avatar
    Kmac is offline Senior Member
    Real Name
    Kathi
    My Grow Area
    Porch/Patio.
    Favorite Orchid(s)
    How can I pick just one???
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Gender
    Female
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    Posts
    2,515
    Member's Country Flag

    Default

    Thanks all!
    Betty--I have not detected a fragrance, so I think not. But I do love the coloration on this one.

Similar Threads

  1. Paph spicerianum x sib and Paph. Pulsar x Paph. Hsinying Quatal Slippers in Bloom
    By gardenguysorchids in forum Paphiopedilum & Phragmipedium Info.
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: May 1st, 2013, 04:05 AM
  2. Paph Pisgah Onyx and Paph Maudie x Paph Hsinying Citron in bloom
    By gardenguysorchids in forum Paphiopedilum & Phragmipedium Info.
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: May 19th, 2012, 02:16 PM
  3. Paph liemianum x paph philippinense is paph Jolly Holiday
    By paphioboy in forum Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: November 4th, 2011, 05:39 PM
  4. Paph spicerianum Paph stonei, Paph niveum and other slipper orchids
    By paphioboy in forum Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: August 10th, 2011, 04:05 AM
  5. Paph. Justice Clarence Thomas (Paph. henryanum x Paph. Supersuk) 'RVO OrchidTalk'
    By Brutal_Dreamer in forum Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: October 7th, 2009, 02:11 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
OrchidTalk --An Orchid Growers Discussion Forum brought to you by River Valley Orchidworks. A World Community where orchid beginners and experts talk about orchids and share tips on their care, cultivation, and propagation.