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Newly Opened paphs

This is a discussion on Newly Opened paphs within the Paphiopedilum, Phragmipedium, Cypripedium IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Last year I couldn't get one paph to flower. I'm having just alittle more success ...

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    Default Newly Opened paphs

    Last year I couldn't get one paph to flower. I'm having just alittle more success this year....
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    I know these are more common and I caused the water damage to one of the flowers.
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    I am in awe of your beauties. Splendid collection Bikerdoc.

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    I really am fond of the Paph lowii .

    cheers,
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    They are all beautiful. I especially like Lyro Blackhawk. I looked at mine this morning and nothing going on yet.

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    That Hampshire is awesome!

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    WOW! what a wonderful collection. I am very fond of the paphs also, and as for the kolopakingii cross...marvellous. Have not got one in my collection yet, they are just to expensive here in Melbourne. I was quoted $345 for a 2 growth division!!!! ouch! but I guess that is what happens with species pricing.
    Just beautiful, love your blooms.
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    A very nice collection that any Paph enthusiast would be proud of!

    And when it comes to these beauties, we don't think of them as 'common', instead, as 'universally shared' :-)

    my fave is the kolo x moqueattianum.. but will take all in a heartbeat!

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    Very nice collection!!!
    Cheers. Hoa.

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    very nice! looks like you made a lot of progress this year!

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