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freakish phal

This is a discussion on freakish phal within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; it's a mutant flower from planet X! then the normal flowers. it's my tetraploid plant...

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    Default freakish phal

    it's a mutant flower from planet X! then the normal flowers. it's my tetraploid plant
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    In ordinary flowers they have a thing called fasciation, where things get fused together but I'm sure this is just a genetic blip. Beautiful colours!

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    It is a beauty of a flower even with the mutation.

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    Interesting mutation, looks like a bull horn!

    The normal flowers look lovely with the pink blush!

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