Paphiopedilum Rolfei

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  1. Aug 1, 2019 #1

    Elite Orchids

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    pleased with this, though the flower dropped of early.
     

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    THAT is nice!
     
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    Hard to bloom!! Nice
     
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    I wonder what caused the miniature pouch and if it will bloom that way again.
     
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    Very beautiful dark color! Aberrations are common with these brachys
     
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    Great color on this one but I have to agree with tenman, the pouch seems disproportionately small compared to the rest of the plant. Maybe partially due to the angle it's held at?
     
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    a 2nd flower is coming at the moment - we will see.
     
  8. Aug 12, 2019 at 2:55 AM #8

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    That is very nice Rolfei!!
    My Harold Koppowitz also dropped its flowers too soon. Flowers barely lasted for a few days before turning brown.
    Hopefully better next time, whenever that next time might take place. haha
     
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    this is the second flower -
     

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