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    guess the plant!

    this one is only around 7 cm (the plant) id say the one at the meeting was nbs
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    guess the plant!

    around 2 inches? maybe more or less since i dont have a ruler? its quite big for thaianum, it comes from some very nice parents and imo it has a really nice flower for the species
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    guess the plant!

    update:
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    guess the plant!

    correct!
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    guess the plant!

    first bloomer! [/URL][/IMG]
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    Paphiopedilum vietnamese

    Beautiful! the shape and colors on this one is really nice!
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    Phrag andreetae

    So I was under the impression that this phrag was a cool grower like the rest of the "schlimii group" until now. I just read in a few different places that it was a warm grower and now i am a bit confused. I was hoping i could grow it in my cool section with the kovachii im getting since there...
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    What can you tell me about emersonii?

    I never said they like it warm, slightly warmer than micranthum is still pretty cool overall and yes, they don't like being wet, just moist. Ive already killed one keeping it wet. they do grow fastish for me, Ive heard they are super slow but all my parvis grow at around the same rate (except...
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    What can you tell me about emersonii?

    I have one. I grow it in regular parvi conditions (think slightly warmer than micranthum) and it is pretty fast, so are the hangianums which are related. I havent bloomed mine yet but the ones ive seen in bloom are around 25 cm from tip to tip. also, they like to be slightly dyer than the rest...
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    Rhyncostylis are so slow

    I actually find retusa to be the slowest. Oh well, at least they still bloom every year
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    Rhyncostylis are so slow

    thanks for the replies. Yah i figured they would grow slower because it is not as warm but i didnt expect them to be this slow. the only species that doesnt grow super slowly that i have is coelestis but i read that it grows in cooler conditions than the others.
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    Rhyncostylis are so slow

    is it normal for rhynchostylis to grow super slow? By that I mean like the leaf growiing 1 centimeter every 4 months?? They are growing, but soo slowly it bothers me. I have lots of patience but these plants grow slower than all 4 of my Paph hangianums and my emersonii so is it normal for...
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    An Introduction

    I actually live in Calgary, Alberta which is in canada. I think I'm in zone 3b
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    An Introduction

    Hi everyone! i have been lurking for quite a while now on this forum and decided to introduce myself! I grow mostly slippers but many other genera as well. I adore the parvisepalum paphs and have all the species except for malipoense and armeniacum. I have other paphs as well! I also like...
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