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More Phal equestris

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    Default More Phal equestris

    Gotta love equestris-some that I have blooming.

    Aurea form



    Sold as alba, but not true alba as there is some color to the lip. More correctly albascens or aurea.



    Normal colored-these are such happy looking flowers.



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    Really love these. I have several that are just beginning to spike. Good job growing yours. Bill

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    Those are really nice!

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    I like the normal colored. Nice pop of purple with a white outline to top it off.

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    Very nice Susan, I really like the blue form. I think mini phals with equestris parents are becoming very fashionable at the moment.

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    that last one is absolutely magnificent.

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    So pretty! I love both varieties, but only have the normal one.

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    I have several Phalaenopsis equestris, but only this one is in bloom now: It use to be orange, but each day is more and more pinky...
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    That 2nd white one, Susan, is excellant!

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