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Cattleya purpurata var. rubra

This is a discussion on Cattleya purpurata var. rubra within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Cattleya purpurata var. rubra One of the last to bloom for this purpurata season and ...

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    Cattleya purpurata var. rubra

    One of the last to bloom for this purpurata season and one of my favorites.The intensity of this color is breathtaking.
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    Oh, wow...that is stunning!

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    Aren't those amazing?! Lucky You... I'm slowly buying a few of the Cattleya primary crosses and species. I really like the star shaped like this. This beauty is one of my favorites.

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    Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!!!!!!!!

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    That is one breath-takingly beautiful orchid! Amazing photo too!

    Cheers,
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    That is one breath-takingly beautiful orchid! Amazing photo too!

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    I also love this one !

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    Absolutely beautiful orchid and photo!

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    Wish list alert!

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