Paph Mukoyama Green

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smartie2000

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It's been a while since I've posted. Paph Mukoyama Green (Midori x Lemon Tree) is a japanese cross I believe
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Very nice, I have also one like these, it is very similar with the Chesapeake Gold hybrid. I will show you a picture in a few weeks, it is in bud now.
 

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This plant is similar to an insigne with 15cm leaves and the bloom is 10.3 cm wide. I think the bloom would apear much larger if it was flat, rather than cupped and I would get better measurements. The plant separated itself so its a single growth with a half mature one. Its my first bloom but it was previously bloomed
 

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This plant is similar to an insigne with 15cm leaves and the bloom is 10.3 cm wide. I think the bloom would apear much larger if it was flat, rather than cupped and I would get better measurements. The plant separated itself so its a single growth with a half mature one. Its my first bloom but it was previously bloomed
Looking on the last year flowering photography of mine I remark that this is very similar to Paph. insigne sanderianum (and not sanderae).
 

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Fren, what do u think causes the cupping? i have a red complex in bloom too. It's cupped and only 11cm NS. Last year it bloomed nice and flat and measured at 15cm.
 

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I'm not experienced enough with complexes to know what causes cupping. I hope that it is not genetic. My bloom can definitely open wider. My window gets cool at night at this time of year, I don't know the exact temp since it differs from the room temp, but the humidity was very low.
 

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