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This is a discussion on Phal. within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Originally Posted by Piper There's nothing wrong with calling an orchid, "George" if you feel ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Piper View Post
    There's nothing wrong with calling an orchid, "George" if you feel like it. But the names of plants are very important if you post photos, show your plants, trade or sell them. Knicknames are great, but for more formal puposes, always work with a known name, or else call it a NOID (no identification).

    Plants sold that are improperly or mistakenly named wreak havoc among collectors. If you're not absolutely sure, you can speculate what it might be, but you can't assign a name arbitrarily.

    I know that's no fun, but mislabeled plants are a huge problem. It's not worth making it worse on guesses.


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    Now who's the killjoy?????

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    Quote Originally Posted by Diane View Post
    Now who's the killjoy?????

    Phfffft!
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    Great pictures, it looks alot like my friend's Casa Blanca which was a big box buy also.
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