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Phal schilleriana

This is a discussion on Phal schilleriana within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; While looking over my Phal schilleriana, I noticed something curious about one of the flowers. ...

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    Default Phal schilleriana

    While looking over my Phal schilleriana, I noticed something curious about one of the flowers. Well, unusual to me. On closer inspection, I found several flowers like this one and many more with a single lip...maybe not uncommon but thought somebody might like to see this....


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    That is really cool! I wonder what makes it do that? Is it the fertilizers or are other factors involved?

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    What have you been feeding that guy? It is not what I would call peloric, but deformed....

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    And I thought I was the only one with plutonium in their backyard mucking the flowers up! Phew... That's a cool looking thing.
    Connie

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    I knew it was something in the water.... geez, do you think I might grow extra fingers or toes or.... maybe more hair on my head!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bikerdoc5968 View Post
    I knew it was something in the water.... geez, do you think I might grow extra fingers or toes or.... maybe more hair on my head!
    If you grow more hair on your head...let me know...we can open a bottling plant But it has been my experience that hair starts to grow everywhere except where you want it, LOL.

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    I hear you Ron! It seems as we guys get older..for each hair that falls out of our heads one grows on our backs!


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    If you grow more hair on your head...let me know...we can open a bottling plant But it has been my experience that hair starts to grow everywhere except where you want it, LOL.

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    Lol. That is strange. It is just 'stuck on' there. How oddly unique.

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    How appropriate for Valentine's Day - a Phal with room for couples to pollinate side by side!

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