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WOO HOO! Paph MK

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    Default WOO HOO! Paph MK

    More to follow as appropriate....
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    Steve - is this the beginning of a flower or a new leaf?

    The only paph that I have had so far that has reflowered did all it's initial growing whilst I was on holiday so I missed what it did. I have a couple of paphs at the moment that I assumed were sending up a new leaf from the middle of the crown - but am I worng and should I be expecting blooms?

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    So far every time I think MY paph might be giving me a flower it turns out to be a new leaf. :-(

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    fingers crossed and I can't wait for an update!

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    Pic taken yesterday. One person says 3 buds, but I just don't see that yet.
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    woo hooo... it's coming along nicely! I say about hmm.. lots of flowers

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    Good growing, congratulations.

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    From a couple of days ago.

    I am VERY surprised at how short the spike is on this long petaled flower is. Maybe it does not really know how long they WILL be?
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    Do you have this potted in S/H, or just regular pot w/ s/h medium?

    Thanks!

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    It is growing s/h 100%. I was really cautious when I started it though. For the first few weeks I would not allow more than an 1/8 inch of water to accumulate in the bottom. Now I let it have about 1/2 inch of water now. It is also growing under two florescent tubes. I was actually quite surprised when I found the spike and it gave me hope that some of my other multi-florals will also bloom/rebloom.

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