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Red Cattleya Orchid

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    Default Red Cattleya Orchid

    This is one of the fun things of this hobby is waiting to see what you have achieved when a cross you have done flowers. This one was done in 98 and I still enjoy it when it flowers.It is Sc Bright Angel X (Sc Rimfire X Gsl Solar Fire) and I still connot get the gloss on the flowers to show up.One day.
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    Man, that is wonderful. I want one!! (or two! hehe) That red is like velvet!

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    Very nice, TEd! Good thing you have that large "moat" between us or I might find the temptation of making off with that lil beauty too much to handle!

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    I have three others left and one is going onto the raffel table this weekendTednz

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer View Post
    Man, that is wonderful. I want one!! (or two! hehe) That red is like velvet!

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    Same, I'd be happy with one!

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    oooh one on the raffle table this weekend aye... oh, wait, there's also a moat between oz and nz! grrr!!

    absolutely stunning colour!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer View Post
    Man, that is wonderful. I want one!! (or two! hehe) That red is like velvet!

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    I want one too! I LOVE IT!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tednz View Post
    I still connot get the gloss on the flowers to show up.One day.
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    Nice red! To show the gloss, you can try to use flash or bring it to a sunny spot for the picture.

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    Very lovely Ted. Good job...congrats!

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    beautiful cross! you should be very proud of it! Why don't you register it and give it a proper name?

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