P. helenae, P. henryanum fma. christae and a little 'family do'

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  1. Oct 12, 2019 #1

    Guldal

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    Paph. helenae:
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    Another light (evening):
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    Paph. henryanum fma. christae:
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    Close up - flower:
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    Flower in Another light (evening):
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    A small family gathering - from left to right: P. henryanum 'Heavy Metal' and fma. christae, P. helenae fma. aureum 'Lemon Elf ' and fma. typicum
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    Evening:
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  2. Oct 12, 2019 #2

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    Nice group of slipper all very nice
     
  3. Oct 12, 2019 #3

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    Wonderful line-up
     
  4. Oct 13, 2019 #4

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    Cute little bunch! I like the dotted lines on the petals of christae. Also, the flower duo surrounded by short upright leaves add to the charm. love it!
     
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    What a delightful group. Perhaps Uncle Henry might be just
    a wee bit tipsy?????
     
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    They are all very nice but the henryanum on the far left and the helenae on the far right are very high quality flowers.
     
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    It's strange he's just tipsy by day and not in the evening light. Usually it's vice versa.

    Very nice gathering of henry's and helenae's, congrats. The henry 'Heavy Metal' seems to me to be the king of the show.
     
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    Very nice looking plants... do you grow indoors under lights?
     
  9. Oct 13, 2019 #9

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    These ones have all been grown in my (extended) windowsill, i.e. under natural light. The ones on my dining room table get a bit of supplemental light, though ...but I have now too many plants too far away from any reliable light source (read: low, northern, winter light), so I NEED to find a solution to this before the days get too short and too dark!
     
  10. Oct 13, 2019 #10

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    Can only echo this comment. Just added this plant to my list because of your photo! Charm in extremis.
     
  11. Oct 14, 2019 #11

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    All nice, thanks for sharing.
     
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    Very lovely group!
     
  13. Oct 21, 2019 #13

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    What a good-looking group!
     

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