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Phal. Leucadia Red Paper "Pr"

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    Default Phal. Leucadia Red Paper "Pr"



    My best bloomer.

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    Nice markings on that Wolf. And the shape is pretty good for these non-standard phalaenopsis. Nice to see the variation from the white moth orchids. Is this a very big plant and flower?

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    Very nice, if its fragrant that would be a bonus. Those waxy petals look like they are fragrant.

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    Actually it's a fairly small plant in about a 3.5 pot with 3 leaves. This is a side spike it came out of the original spike before it even finished so I guess it's happy. The flower is about 2 to 2.5 inches. And it does have a faint fragrance, not really anything I recognize or can describe.

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    That's a nice one, Wolf.

    I think it's when you get up *really* close to the flower that the markings on them pop out at you--almost as if the spots are hovering over the background.

    Yes... I've been known to stare at flowers for long moments and my lips start to go slack.


    Might be all the Mickey Mouse blotters I did in high school...

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    I love the color and the markings, Wolf! Any fragrance on a phal is a plus!

    Thanks for posting!

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    Here's the entire plant.
    Thanks all

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