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FourEve

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I know it’s a long shot! I want to find a Paph Winston Churchill!
I know OrchidWeb/Orchids Limited will have a bulldog type cross in the spring. I was hoping to find a true W. C.

I have a rescue doggo that I named Winston Churchill and thought it would be fun to have a paph of the same name! He had a rough first 5 years, but I’m giving him the best life now! Gratuitous dog pics added for attention.
 

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They come up occasionally but you really have to be on top of it. They sell quickly, and are usually pretty expensive. I have 'Indomitable' (and maybe 'Redoubtable' - but it was pretty weak). I don't divide them very often because I usually am trying to make crosses when they bloom... :)
 

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I don't know where you are in U.S but if you are an experienced grower and you can afford/are willing to pay $800 (plus insurance and overnight shipping), I have a 2-growth division of W.C 'Indomitable' FCC/RHS/AOS.

PS, If you are a new hobby grower, I would suggest you wait till you have a good growing condition and more experience, then get one.
 
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I don't know where you are in U.S but if you are an experienced grower and you can afford/are willing to pay $800 (plus insurance and overnight shipping), I have a 2-growth division of W.C 'Indomitable' FCC/RHS/AOS.

PS, If you are a new hobby grower, I would suggest you wait till you have a good growing condition and more experience, then get one.
Sending a DM!
 

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Mine came from Jack/Val Tonkins many years ago... I've bloomed it a few times, so for the sake of my personal and the Tonkins reputations, I would guarantee that it is the real thing (true division). "Imdomitable" is the one with spots and hardly ever available...like Eric said, "Score" indeed if you find a real one.
Since this is the last division that I have, I am in no hurry to get rid of it yet. FourEve is a new hobby grower, plus her growing condition concern, so probably, it isn't wise to take up a special plant like this one IMO, so we kinda decided just to wait...
 

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