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Unread 03-11-2013, 07:11 PM
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Default Help with Korean name

After many hours reading all the interesting posts on this forum I decided to join in.

Hi all. I am an Neo grower in sweden. currently I have around 30 variants of this amazing orchid.

I have bougth an variant with the name geumyuhwang, as I have understad it this is an korean name. It's a very yellowish variant. More than Hanagromo. Anyone knows the japanese name for this variant? I will post a pic of it later on.
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Unread 03-11-2013, 09:09 PM
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Unread 03-12-2013, 12:25 AM
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Korean: Geumyuhwang - 금유황

Kanji/Hanja: 金幽晃

Japanese: きんゆうこう - Kinyuukou

Korean page: http://blog.daum.net/okokooo/8480199
Japanese page: 金幽晃: 富貴蘭を愛でる・・・・・

References say that the key characteristics are: Tiger Stripe, Crescent Tsuke, Green Jiku, Amber/White Root Tips. Says that it was discovered in Showa 15 (1940) in Shizuoka Prefecture.

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Unread 03-12-2013, 08:42 AM
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Thanks alot Hakumin. I will try to post the pics.

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Unread 03-12-2013, 09:22 AM
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Nice plant. Congratulations.

Thanks for the links Hakumin. I always enjoy looking at the other forums.

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