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Paphiopedilum kolopakingii f. topperi

This is a discussion on Paphiopedilum kolopakingii f. topperi within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This beautiful form is also known from Borneo, as is Paphiopedilum kolopakingii . I have ...

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    Default Paphiopedilum kolopakingii f. topperi

    This beautiful form is also known from Borneo, as is Paphiopedilum kolopakingii. I have reports that this form is found higher up the mountain, and is larger than the typical species. It is noted to have greener flowers, but I don't find that to always be the case. I do notice that the leaves are wider and MUCH longer. This plant is exhibiting semi-albinism, though I will have to wait until the flowers are fully bloomed. Here's a picture of this wonderful form...

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    Wow, it's kolo city at your place!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Piper View Post
    Wow, it's kolo city at your place!
    ...every known form of kolo is in bloom simultaneously

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