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  1. DrLeslieEe

    Venustum Tribe

    Here are some of venustums in bloom. These types have the bronze metallic red pouches, likely from Tibet or Nepal regions. The tall middle one is ‘Bloodbath’. NS 11 cm.
  2. DrLeslieEe

    New venustums from Taiwan

    Just bought seven colorful venustums from Taiwan at the Toronto show… good potential for future:
  3. DrLeslieEe

    Paphiopedilum venustum ‘The Red Baron’

    After years of searching for the perfect red petals WITH red pouch venustum, I finally found one in Taiwan (thanks to Dennis)! Such intense coloration and good form, this flower will be used as my base to breed with ‘Bloodbath’ to continue this red line.
  4. DrLeslieEe

    Paphiopedilum venustum ‘Bloodbath’

    Just opened. My favourite venustum! Featured in my article in AOS Orchids magazine this April issue. She’s a star lol. Dark red pouch and petals.
  5. DrLeslieEe

    Paphiopedilum venustum ‘Almost Martian’

    Blooming a little out of season … along with Vinnie the Venustum in toll too (just almost opening) … Very pinkish-red petals and a veined green ‘brain’. NS 9 cm Petals 4.8 x 2 cm First pic indoors, the rest outdoors.
  6. DrLeslieEe

    Peek-A-Boo Vinnie the Venustum

    The shy one is finally deciding to come out to play. And tagging a buddy along too. More pics if there is a demand 😏
  7. DrLeslieEe

    Paphiopedilum venustums from Japan GrandPrix 2020

    As most know on here that I have been on the lookout for cool venustums. So I found several colour forms of these venustums at the Tokyo Dome show which I will be hauling back to add to my collection. It’s amazing the colour variations that exists! There are red petals, orange petals, green...
  8. Phaladdict


    First bloom seedling I think this one is a keeper
  9. Phaladdict

    Paph venustum

    First bloom seedling, just opening I like it, will update as flower mature
  10. Phaladdict

    Paphiopedilum venustum fma mesuresianum #2

    Opened since 4\5 days still no reflexed petals, but it do will reflex after a few more days will update then ..
  11. DrLeslieEe

    Paph. venustum album x Paph. henryanum album

    I bought this plant with the hopes of blooming out an album primary of a henryanum shape (esp a rounded dorsal) with the markings of venustum, with a possible white lip. However it turned out to look like a pure venustum album. The breeder Zephyrus said that sometimes a mother plant will self...
  12. Paphluvr

    A couple of December bloomers posted a month late

    A couple of Dec. bloomers posted a month late. Paph. venustum 'album' Paph. wardii URL=][/URL]