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Paph Petula Pops

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    Default Paph Petula Pops

    This is my first and so far only Paphiopedilum. It arrived a few weeks ago with a droopy bud which opened after a week.

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    It's a pretty paph!

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    You should try your luck with a few more...

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    Nice color! Lovely

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    Lovely color. Thanks for sharing

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    I think this lonely paph is making a second blossom. I don't know for sure what it is but a second growth that it has (a fan?) has a little pointy thing coming out of the center. Maybe it likes me.

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    Hope you are right!

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    The flower on this paph is still looking the same after almost 3 months. Is it normal for paph blooms to last a long time? Also, it did not produce another flower spike only a new leaf in the growth.

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    My experience says if it is a slow grower, the flower last longer. A fast grower, shorter blooms.

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