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Paphiopedilum papuanum (zickianum)

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    Default Paphiopedilum papuanum (zickianum)

    Paphiopedilum papuanum (zickianum), its first flowering, as I grow in bright light to moderate, fertilize 1/2, 150 ppm, ventilation, is not calcicolo, I would call slow growth, not suitable for those just starting out.

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    Lovely Elio!

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    Looks very nice.

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    First time seeing this species. Cool!

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    Lovely. First time seeing this for me too.

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    Same for me, its beautiful Elio!

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    Very nice Elio.

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    Very well grown and bloomed! These PNG species are really tough to grow...

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    Quote Originally Posted by paphioboy View Post
    Very well grown and bloomed! These PNG species are really tough to grow...
    I have not encountered particular difficulties in its growth, a high RH, and most of the problems are solved, the difficult ones, to my knowledge, are especially sensitive to salts and very slow-growing.

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