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libutron: “ Slipper orchid - Paphiopedilum micranthum This is a Slipper orchid of the species Paphiopedilum micranthum (Asparagales - Orchidaceae), which due to the angle of the photo resembles a.

Prometheus: Cultivated for over 500 years Primula auricula possesses a rabid cult following. Lovely farinose (Latin: mealy) cultivars are dusted with a glandular waxy deposit that make them appear enveiled in hoarfrost. Primula auricula 'Helen Ruanne'

From century Huguenot refugees, to the present day Auricula growing is a special kind of horticulture – full of tradition and history – providing the origin of the word ‘flor…