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Phal. NoId-aniana "Red Orphan"

This is a discussion on Phal. NoId-aniana "Red Orphan" within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Just begging to be bought at the annual flower exhibition in Kifissia, Athens. Couldn't resist ...

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    Thumbs up Phal. NoId-aniana "Red Orphan"

    Just begging to be bought at the annual flower exhibition in Kifissia, Athens. Couldn't resist yet another noid.
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    Even my cat was impressed!
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    That is such a beautiful Phal!!!!! Fantastic purchase!!

    I would absolutely buy that if I saw it also...I've never seen one like that before, with that gorgeous speckling!! Is 'Red Orphan' the real name? Maybe I can look for one...

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    Very pretty!

    Like the name too. Very amusing

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    Had to name it something! I'm thinking that plant tags "noid#1", "#2.1" "#3.8" etc doesn't ring any bells especially after the blooming ends and you can't remember the exact color of the blooms. So I thought I'd name it Red Orphan )

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    Good idea - I have tried to do the same with mine, but more naming them for the occasion I bought them, or even the place! I have a very oddly named NoID 'Valentine Sandwich' - bought in a village called Sandwich in Kent when we stayed there for my husband's birthday which just happens to be Valentine's Day.

    As I always have to buy dinner and treat him to all his wants as it's his birthday, I made him buy me a plant!

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    Great Paph with a great name

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    I would have had to buy it too! I wiuld also like a cat like that (obviously very intelligent!) Judi

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    Orchids even hypnotize cats too?! Ah well, they are beautiful. I tend to stare like that at my blooms too...
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    When my cat stares at the screen like that she's about ready to pounce on the cursor. LOL She thinks it's a fly or something.

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