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Name: Lin
Florida Zone 9b, 10a

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plantladylin
May 5, 2017 12:38 PM CST
Hi Cheryl, have you seen blooms on your plant yet? To me, the bloom spike and buds don't look like Spathoglottis; they more resemble those of Phaius species: Orchid (Phaius) which has wider spike and thicker buds.. The bloom spike of Spathoglottis is very slender and the buds

Phaius bloom spike ........ compared to Spathoglottis bloom spike:


Phaius flower buds ........ compared to Spathoglottis buds:

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Name: Cheryl
Texas (Zone 9a)
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ShadyGreenThumb
May 5, 2017 5:15 PM CST
Here is it in this thread asking to be identified by the bloom. Does it need to be moved?
The thread "ID this Ground Orchid Please" in Plant ID forum
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Name: Lin
Florida Zone 9b, 10a

Region: United States of America Deer Region: Florida Charter ATP Member Million Pollinator Garden Challenge I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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plantladylin
May 5, 2017 6:20 PM CST
Green Grin! Yes, it needs to be moved to the database entry for Phaius tankervilleae.
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