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Acronia penelops

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by harrywitmore, Jan 27, 2010.

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  1. harrywitmore

    harrywitmore Member

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    This is an intermediate grower. It's hard to photograph this one as the flower hangs straight down and only opens without folding back for a while

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  2. Jon

    Jon Mmmm... bulbophyllum...

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    That's a big lip. Nice one, Harry.
     
  3. harrywitmore

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    Thanks Jon. Here's what it looks like when it first emerges

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