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Paph Ruby Leopard x Fairricanum

This is a discussion on Paph Ruby Leopard x Fairricanum within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I bought this in May 2005 at the annual show and it bloomed again in ...

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    Default Paph Ruby Leopard x Fairricanum

    I bought this in May 2005 at the annual show and it bloomed again in October 2005 and February 2006. This sort of thing just doesn't happen to me!
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    Very pretty colors!

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    that is nice and dark! and hybrid vigour to boot... or is it watering with 100% superthrive? c'mon there must be a secret to culture

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    no secret just close eyes and pray, wave a chicken over your head

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    Ahemmm - do you use the plucked on non-plucked chickens...????

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    Purdue!

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    Frozen works the best . Very pretty Paph. Good growing . Gin

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gin
    Frozen works the best .
    Hmmm I don't know about frozen, aren't they kind of slippery? Or is that the point - to scare the orchids with the threat of being crushed by a flying frozen chicken?

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    Love that color!

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