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Ann Arbor orchid show ... an awesome Cyp +

This is a discussion on Ann Arbor orchid show ... an awesome Cyp + within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Originally Posted by Piper Cypripedium is derived from the Greek, Kypris pedion , which translates ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Piper

    Cypripedium is derived from the Greek, Kypris pedion, which translates (with family-style forum whitewashing) to mean: Aphordite's private parts.

    I'll never look at a Cyp quite the same again...

    Julie
    Interesting! Can't wait to share that info.

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    Yeah...ain't orchids grand? Can't wait to catch you at your next party!

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