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C. Hawaiian Wedding Song 'Virgin' (Again)

This is a discussion on C. Hawaiian Wedding Song 'Virgin' (Again) within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is the same cattleya plant that I used for the self cross last year. ...

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    Default C. Hawaiian Wedding Song 'Virgin' (Again)

    This is the same cattleya plant that I used for the self cross last year.
    The seeds are now in flask and with some luck, I could get them to germinate.

    Flower detail.


    Cluster close up.


    16 buds.






    Photo with a soda can for comparison. This plant is a monster.



    By the way, this is the same plant that I used for my repotting tutorial last year. It looks like it has already filled up the basket and might need to be potted up again next year.
    Repotting Article

    Here's the thread about the self cross experiment.
    Self cross photo-diary

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    Wow. She's just beautiful. A total jaw dropper for sure.


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    Awesome!!

    Cheers,
    BD

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    Stunning !! Very nice form. It is one happy Catt. Congrats ! I hope the flasking goes well.

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    I saw one of these in person for the first time last weekend. Yours is quite a bit bigger, though. You've done an amazing job with yours.

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    She is fantastic, John!!! Amazing!!! Thanks for flasking the seed pod!!! This plant is gorgeous and I think you did the best thing with the pod!!! Thanks!!!

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    Gorgeous John!. Love the form on it too.

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    WOW! fabulous !

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    Very nice and BIG plant, it is so compact, not wandering around or lanky, beautiful overall shape!

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