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Cattleya ID

This is a discussion on Cattleya ID within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This Cattleya was a gift from a friend. It has no name yet. What do ...

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    Default Cattleya ID

    This Cattleya was a gift from a friend. It has no name yet.

    What do you think her name is?

    Any suggestions?
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    Oh, it is stunning. What a nice friend! I have a few white catts with yellow centers, but they all look different than this one, so I am afraid I cannot offer an identification. I am sure someone will be able to help you though.

    Cheers,
    BD

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    I agree that it is lovely - but I can't identify it either.

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    Wanda, it looks like Cattleya labiata, but without the purple along with the yellow, it must be a hybrid. Joe

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    Very nice orchid. How about Bc. Mount Hood 'Mary' or C. Easter Glory 'Purity'?

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    Hi Doug...I can't seem to find a pic of the Cattleya Easter Glory 'Purity' to compare. Do you have one?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wanda View Post
    Hi Doug...I can't seem to find a pic of the Cattleya Easter Glory 'Purity' to compare. Do you have one?
    Wanda, I have a link but it is on a commercial grower's web site so I might be in violation of the terms of service if I post it. However, if you go to google and enter the following (note the placement of the quotes).

    Cattleya "Easter Glory Purity"

    You will find a link, scroll down a little on that page and you should find it.

    Hope this helps, Doug

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    Thanks Doug.
    They look similar but still no match. THANKS.

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