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Paph. lowii 'The Queen' AM/AOS

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    Wow. She truly is 'The Queen'.

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    Beautiful, lovely petal stance.

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    Those are just beautiful Lien! Are your slippers in the greenhouse where the disaster took place?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mehera View Post
    Those are just beautiful Lien! Are your slippers in the greenhouse where the disaster took place?
    Nope they're house in a different greenhouse, thank god!.

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    Big, pink spoons, but they don't have much twist. A beautiful blooming!

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    Oh so beautiful. I am so glad to know that your slippers were not damaged in that awful gh heating disaster. Thanks for sharing your beauties with all of us!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Piper View Post
    Big, pink spoons, but they don't have much twist. A beautiful blooming!

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    Ideally, the petals should face forward, it's very difficult to find a clone that does this. Most of the time, P. lowii has petals that twist and the "spoons" either face upwards or away from the viewer, which gives an illusion that they are much narrower than they should be. I good clone shouldn't twist and the "spoon" should stare right at the viewer. But of course, ideally depends on your idea of ideal...

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    Thanks for the info, Lien! I had no idea. I usually see twisted spoons, as mine do.

    She's a stunning plant!

    McJulie

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    Oh wow Those are the prettiest! I love those petals, they are perfect

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