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Old 10-21-2014, 12:41 PM
braxtonds braxtonds is offline
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Default Jewel Orchid ID help

I was perusing the various types of orchids when I came across the jewel type. It is much different than anything that I've seen before and kinda looks familiar to a houseplant that I have around. Am I creating an orchid from a common houseplant or do I have something with a name? Any help appreciated, thanks!



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Old 10-21-2014, 02:32 PM
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Not an orchid. That is some kind of Peperomia. Peperomia puteolata perhaps.

There is a jewel orchid that is a common houseplant though - Ludisia discolor.
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Peperomia. Puteolata.
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