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Phrag longifolium

This is a discussion on Phrag longifolium within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Very nice Fren...it is a great species and one of the few with red that ...

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    Very nice Fren...it is a great species and one of the few with red that isn't besseae

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    Quote Originally Posted by Meg25 View Post
    How big is the plant. How big is "monster"?!
    The plant is around 2 feet across now and leaves longer than before for some reason. This one has the longest leaves of my phrags, but I think I can tolerate that now.

    I think var. hincksianum is the smaller variety (but the blooms are smaller too?)

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    Beautiful Fren. Congrats

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    That is a beauty! And there is something charming about species orchids--that nature can create such complex and stunning flowers. What a nice addition to your collection.

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    Fren, your photos are fantastic! Not a bad subject either... the colours are lovely on this.

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    Beautiful bloom and photo .. Gin

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    beutifull and great great phrag

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