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Loop d' Loop!

This is a discussion on Loop d' Loop! within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Wow, that is an amazing opening. What an interesting flower. Julie...

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    Wow, that is an amazing opening. What an interesting flower.

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    Default And they have finished their prayers

    Sorry it took me so long to post an update.. But here it is (and sorry the quality of the photos aren't better.) Oh, and it's not as brown a color as the first photo shows..


    The whole plant, longest petals 15"

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    A look into the pouch, lovely purple spots!

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    That is AWESOME! I love it. Nice work, Diane!!

    Cheers,
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    GREAT Phrag, I love the detail in the secong photo!

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    Diane it's lovely. When I first looked at the second picture I saw a Walrus.
    Am I weird or what?

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    No, I kind of see it too!

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    Worth the wait !!

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    wonderful phrag!

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    Wow! Absolutely stunning!

    As I say, patience is not learned waiting for your plants to spike, it's the time spent from seeing the spike to the when the bud fully opens.

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