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Sc Purple Cascades

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    I brought this one 3 or 4years ago and this is the first flowering, it should be rather nice in a few years time when it puts more than two flowering bulbs. It's called 'Fragrance Beauty' but I have not noticed any scent yet.
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    WOW Ted this is stunning!!! I love it!

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    Gosh, that is striking! Lots of blooms too, for a first bloomer!! Nice growing.

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    Lovely ! What is the parentage of this cross? It seems to have a lot of intermedia aquinii.

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    I thought so as well when I saw the intermedia posted by Rosalia,It is only 25% intermedia 25% briegeri 25% amethystoglossa the rest is seven other catt species.
    mossiae
    purpurata
    dowiana
    trianae
    waescewiczii
    mendelii
    luddemanniana

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    Gorgeus! Looking at the blooms, seems like it made up to you for the 4 years without blooms!!

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    a very cute splash-petaled Catt!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Halloamey View Post
    Lovely ! What is the parentage of this cross? It seems to have a lot of intermedia aquinii.
    Very Beautiful Ted, and I think the number of flowers is excellent for a first bloomer. I would agree with Amey, I think that the intermedia aquinii seems to predominate in this cross

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    That is beautiful and seems a lot of flowers for its first flowering you have made it very happy well done and thanks for the photos!

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    Beautiful and the contrast between the splash colour with the white is wonderful!

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