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Pleurothallis pterophora

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by Tom-DE, Jun 28, 2010.

  1. Tom-DE

    Tom-DE Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    Pthl. pterophora--intermediate grower. Flowers are fragrant...
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  2. harrywitmore

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    Tom, is that coloring on the leaves natural?
     
  3. Tom-DE

    Tom-DE Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    Yes, the leaves have big purple spots natually.

    Some clones have more spots than the others and some may fade away as the leaves get old...
     
  4. J-M

    J-M Active Member

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    spots on leave are like freckles on face :) I like it.
     
  5. Mary Jane

    Mary Jane New Member

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    I would grow it for the leaves alone. But the flowers are beautiful, too! Thanks, Tom.
     
  6. Tom_in_PA

    Tom_in_PA I am not an addict

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    I really like that one Tom!
     
  7. Brant

    Brant dazed

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    those leaves are cool - for those alone !!