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Paphiopedilum Esquirolei, Paph Charlesworthii, and Paph Spicerianum from HK

This is a discussion on Paphiopedilum Esquirolei, Paph Charlesworthii, and Paph Spicerianum from HK within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Originally Posted by chingjervis As of now my main concern is to let them grow ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by chingjervis View Post
    As of now my main concern is to let them grow strong and healthy, flowering is secondary or when my babies are up to it in giving me the fruits of my TLC.

    I'll take a note of it...as sometimes...we like to induce flowering...hehehe

    Thanks for all your info, i really appreciate it.
    Oh you won't have trouble growing it into a strong healthy plant with a few keikis - mine has been doing that for.bthe last 5 years but no blooms. I'm going to try out an experiment with the charlesworthii and rothchildianum . I'll post the results if and when I succeed.

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    Actually all three needs at least down to 14-15'C at night during fall/winter for best blooming. But its depends if the plants are jungle collected or line breed, as the latter is more forgiving in term of temperature range. Also all these type tent to make a clump before they bloom.

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