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First Earned Cattleya Bloom

This is a discussion on First Earned Cattleya Bloom within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is my first Cattleya bloom ever.It's a R.Mueller cross named Tequlia Sunset.This bloom is ...

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    This is my first Cattleya bloom ever.It's a R.Mueller cross named Tequlia Sunset.This bloom is alot darker Scarlet than when I purchased this plant.It does change into a bright yellow bloom.This is one of the plants that is being grown outdoors on my front porch.Take Care,Rich
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    That's beautiful, Rich! It seems like the flower is bigger than some Mueller crosses. Any fragrance?

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    Congrats Rich, well done, this is a BEAUTY.
    I love the star shaped blooms and the color is fantastic.

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    Beautiful Rich! Congrats on blooming it!

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    Another Richard Mueller cross to lust after! Beautiful, Rich.

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    Lovely Tequila sunrise colors. The Muellers rock!

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    Well done! Such pretty flowers. The colors really do remind me of a sunset.

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    Man, that is great, Rich! Congratulations! What a beautiful bloom too. You have every right to be proud! Those blooms look huge.

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    You're justly proud, Rich! It's a great bloom, and the color shift is pretty fun to watch. There are a lot of RM cross owners who are posting recently. It's really neat to see all the crosses that are out there.

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    Magnificent! A job well done. Congrats.

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