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Unread 09-14-2008, 09:03 PM
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Default List of Irregular Neofinetia Flowers

This is meant to be a sticky for the Neo Forum. The following is a partial list of fuukiran that have irregular shaped flowers. This may include flowers with extra parts, missing parts, downward facing, upward facing, completely misshaped, etc. Links are photos of the plant found on various internet sites. Not positive on the correct spellings of these.

Tennyo-No-Mai http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow...s/flower95.jpg
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- pale green tinged w/ dark pink (extra floral parts)

Manjyushage http://www.nihonfuukirankai.com/imag...anjushageb.jpg
- white w/ 3 spurs

Nangoku-No-Mai http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow.../flower104.jpg
- white tinged w/ pink (extra floral parts)

Hanamatoi http://www.nihonfuukirankai.com/imag.../hanamatoi.jpg
- white w/ pale green (3 spurs)

Hanakanzashi http://blog.goo.ne.jp/manpou336/e/54...4a3eeb7ca2756c
- white tinged w/ pink (3 spurs)

Shunkyuuden http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow.../flower111.jpg
- white w/ green & pink (extra floral parts)

Sekai Orchid Web: Neofinetia falcata 'Seikai'
- irregular shaped light pink

Kutsuwamushi http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow...s/flower57.jpg
- upward facing light pink

Unkai http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow.../flower111.jpg
- irregular shaped similar to Sekai but white

Shachikoryu http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow...chikouryuu.jpg
- flower can look like this or be completely deformed

Hoshiguruma http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow.../flower111.jpg
- white spurless

Kouyano Hana *()
- white spurless & lipless

Tenshin õ()
- white w/ weird squiggly spur

Kinboshi ݼ ()
- looks like Hoshiguruma

Kochou-No-Mai ȣ()
- irregular shaped white/ green

Tensyuo ŷ - ٵͤá - Yahoo!֥
- white tinged w/ pink (forward facing spur)

Banshouden http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow...anshouden1.jpg
- white (forward facing spur)

Haribajishi http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow.../flower114.jpg
- white (missing top sepal)

Suzumushi http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow.../flower114.jpg
- white (upward facing)

Benihichou http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow...benihichou.jpg
- extra floral parts

Onono Komachi http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow...s/flower16.jpg
- bud stays closed

Suisei http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow.../flower137.jpg
- can't explain it, you just have to see it

Hoshizaki http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow...s/flower13.jpg
- spurless

Tengyokuhou http://www.fuukiran.jp/fuukiran/flow...s/flower46.jpg
- upward facing

Info compiled from 'The Story and Origin of Fuukiran' (Japanese book title translated) with Kanji translations from New World Orchids. Other sources: Orchidweb, Tabbiesgarden.wordpress.com xM - ΂̕ΕxM̐E and my Pops, who reads Kanji.

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Unread 09-14-2008, 09:11 PM
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Thanks Lin...it's now a sticky
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Wow! What a great list! Thanks!! If and when my Shachikoryu decides to flower, I'll be sure to get pics. I also have Shunkyuuden, Sekai, Unkai, Hoshiguruma and Kutsuwamushi. But they are all new and I haven't seen any of them flower yet. Nevertheless, I can start threads for them that we can link to here.

I guess its obvious that I like weird flowers!!
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This is such a great list! Than you so much for posting it for us. And thank you Sue for making it a sticky!

You know, LinhT everytime you post, I have to add something new to my wish list!

Now adding: Tennyono-Hai

I really like weird flowers too! Very cool ones listed here!
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Thankyou, thankyou Shakkai! I hope your Shachikoryu blooms soons. I REALLY want to see another pic of it.
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Yup! I knew you'd like that one, G!
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I am just emailing Glenn to see if he has one!

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9/18/08 Added 3 more varieties at the bottom.
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Unread 09-20-2008, 10:15 AM
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Got some nice photos of 3 spurred Manjyushage with my camera. This plant belongs to Neo Jedi Master, Jason Fischer and the pic was taken by him at the greenhouse. Of course, it's all pimped in it's extremely expensive, beautiful pot. I could not afford this ensemble because I do not have children to sell on ebay.

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Thanks for sharing, that one is gorgeous! I had never heard of a Neo having 3 spurs. It's really nice to be able to admire it here, because I don't even want to imagine the cost of such a plant!!

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