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toothpick happy again

This is a discussion on toothpick happy again within the Breeding & Hybridization forums, part of the Orchid Propagation category; While at the greenhouse today I noticed that my Hawaiian Beau had gone from pink ...

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    Ron-NY is offline rothaholic
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    Default toothpick happy again

    While at the greenhouse today I noticed that my Hawaiian Beau had gone from pink flowers with a red lip to sunset colors since the flower matured.

    I thought it would be nice to have an even smaller plant with sunset colors so I pulled down my Sophronitis cernua and crossed it onto the Hawaiian Beau. It may be a nice cross. Hoping for a 3 - 4" plant with 2-2.5" flowers in sunset tones.

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    Brutal_Dreamer is offline Dreaming with my eyes open...
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    Looks like it will be wonderful! Now, we wait... heh...


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    Good luck with the cross Ron...

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