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Lepanthes ribes

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by Thomas, Sep 19, 2009.

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  1. Thomas

    Thomas Well-Known Member

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    This is a miniature species from Ecuador and Colombia. It grows at elevations of 1800-2400m. The flowers are fairly large for a Lepanthes, about 2cm. Plant size 7-10cm including the leaves. This species is best grown mounted and in cool humid conditions.

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  2. mrbreeze

    mrbreeze Anglican Supporting Member

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    Wow! That is super cool. Some pretty amazing orchids on this forum today! :clap:
     
  3. Mary Jane

    Mary Jane New Member

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    I love that. So striking!
     
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    I didn't know it ... very nice !!! :clap:
     
  5. Tom_in_PA

    Tom_in_PA I am not an addict

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    OMG that is so cool!
     
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    Tom-DE Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    A wonderful species and great photos.
     
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    Green horns!!!
    Pete