Paphiopedilum venustum ‘Bloodbath’

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Leslie, this flower is a eye catcher, good colour and flower shape and stance......but she doesn't deserve your clonal name. At least in my eyes because this is very martial and doesn't fit to such a peaceful and pretty flower.
 

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Leslie, this flower is a eye catcher, good colour and flower shape and stance......but she doesn't deserve your clonal name. At least in my eyes because this is very martial and doesn't fit to such a peaceful and pretty flower.
Thank Guru.

The name is violent now that I think of it. Reminds me of the Red Wedding scene in GOT. The name is stuck now that it’s published lol.
 

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these are gorgeous...read your fantastic, interesting article in AOS magazine...the annual membership was a surprise Anniversary gift and April was the first print magazine to arrive....
Thank you! I’m glad you liked it! It took almost 2 years of research and interviews to come up with the updated info on this species.
 

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Carter & Holmes is offering Paphiopedilum venustum ('Foxcatcher' AM/AOS x 'Terminator') x sibling which they say originated at Woodstream Orchids. Any comments on likely flower quality? Thanks
 

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Carter & Holmes is offering Paphiopedilum venustum ('Foxcatcher' AM/AOS x 'Terminator') x sibling which they say originated at Woodstream Orchids. Any comments on likely flower quality? Thanks

The parent plant that they show is unremarkable IMO, I would go to Orchid Inn or Paph Paradise for better breeding.
 

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