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Cattleya luteola

This is a discussion on Cattleya luteola within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; this is about done blooming. I tried to get a pic 2 weeks ago but ...

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    this is about done blooming. I tried to get a pic 2 weeks ago but I was not pleased with the results. I am only now getting around to taking another pic. It is a compact species...6" tall
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    That is beautiful the soft yellow is so pretty and I like the red veining in the throat. Great photo again thank you, and well done on flowering all these beauties.

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    Another lovely bloom! I love the color!

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    Cute flowers! For some reason they remind me a little of the flower on a vanilla plant.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ang709 View Post
    Cute flowers! For some reason they remind me a little of the flower on a vanilla plant.
    Ditto. I thought the same thing. Nice blooms!

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    especially when the flower is older for the petals flex forward and look more like vanilla flower

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    Quote Originally Posted by ang709 View Post
    Cute flowers! For some reason they remind me a little of the flower on a vanilla plant.
    Very pretty blooms and I thought the exact same thing!

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    Lovely lip on this one. That yellow is amazing

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ron-NY View Post
    especially when the flower is older for the petals flex forward and look more like vanilla flower
    It does resemble the vanilla bloom. This is a cool cattleya, Ron. Thanks for sharing it.

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