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Paph. spicerianum

This is a discussion on Paph. spicerianum within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; So happy to have this in my collection, one of the prettiest of paphs. the ...

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    Default Paph. spicerianum

    So happy to have this in my collection, one of the prettiest of paphs. the colors are deep and bright., I'm thinking it will quickly be my favorite.



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    Very pretty and an excellent photograph also.

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    This is definately my all time favorite paph. Love your blooms. One of my plants is in bud. Can hardly wait for it to bloom. Great job and thanks for sharing.

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    How wonderful, Carol! I love these blooms. The contrast between the white and the green is wonderful. Nice blooming.

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    A very beautiful paph ! great growing.

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    Anyone know if this is listed as mottled leaf paph. I see faint markings in the pale green leaves?

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    Also wondering where the calla lily hat comes from??

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    That are really beautiful Paph, can bloom in lowland I'm still looking this plant for my collection, good growing.

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    This is actually a much darker green, the flash makes it look so light.

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