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    Phragmipedium kovachii nutrient deficiency?

    I have had this quite a few times with different Phrags, including kovachii seedlings. I've never had any fatalities from it. J. P. Faust told me this: "At first I thought it was a lack of Nitrogen and put a little bit more fertilizer, it was wrong and worst… Than I look at the pH and it was...
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    Phrag. Haley Decker

    Wow!
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    Phrag. besseae (Smokin' x Colossal)

    Jaw dropping colour!
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    Phragmipedium besseae flavum seedling

    Nice one! Great save too. I'm pretty sure it's just the next flower on the spike. The flower is quite large for the size of the plant and has great colour.
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    Peruflora's Cirila Alca "Peggy" AM/AOS

    You can store the pollen in the fridge for quite a while, by the way. I leave it on the toothpick, wrap it in plastic wrap, then tinfoil. It's been good for several months post flowering.
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    Peruflora's Cirila Alca "Peggy" AM/AOS

    Nice one! I hope your cross takes. I made the same cross a few years ago with PCA from Glen Decker and it was very fertile. None of the seedlings have flowered yet though.
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    Phrag. Sunset Magic 'Littlefrog Cherry Surprise'

    That's gorgeous!! I hope it's fertile. Maybe you have a lot of 3N plants. I have at least an 80% success rate with pollinating Phrags but I try hard to avoid buying 3N plants.
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    Phrag. besseae

    Nice one! I like the red spike.
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    Phrag Eumelia Arias

    It's been open a couple of days.
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    Phragmipedium Yelva Myhre

    I bought 4 of them from Ecuagenera when I saw the pictures taken by Valenzino. He posted a link in a previous post first 7 pictures: https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/? Looks like heaven!
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    Phragmipedium Yelva Myhre

    I bought one of those from them as well, but it's got a ways to go before it flowers. I bought a few from Ecuagenera as well.
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    Phrag Eumelia Arias

    The colour is pretty close. It might be shifted a bit towards the blue, but the intensity is very close. There is an LED light on the next plant stand that could account for the blue shift. There is a bit backlighting. I took this with my iphone. I'm pretty happy with the photo. The colour is...
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    Phragmipedium Yelva Myhre

    It's pretty nice! We should all have such problems. (Too many nice plants) What's the source of that one?
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    Phrag Eumelia Arias

    First bloom for this one. It's fragrant at times. It's from Sam via John Marcotte.
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    Phrag Darlene Thompson

    That's a beauty! It's quite different than the others I've seen. I love the intense colour and sheen. The shape is quite plaeasing also. What's the NS?
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    Phrag. besseae variation

    Are you saying these are flowers from the same spike i.e. it's been blooming for 4 months?
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    Phragmipedium Raspberries N' Cream

    I'd love to see a shot from the side if you get a chance to take one.
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    Phragmipedium Raspberries N' Cream

    It's great! I like the pattern in the lip. the flower size is quite large compared to the plant size.
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    Phrag. besseae

    How long have you had it? I have some 25 year old plants but they all have a yellow base colour, so they're shades of orange.
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    Phrag. besseae

    Fabulous colour and another great photo.
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