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Cattleya dormanniana

This is a discussion on Cattleya dormanniana within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; One of my favourite Catts: 2nd year flowering. Was hoping for two buds, but hey ...

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    Default Cattleya dormanniana

    One of my favourite Catts: 2nd year flowering. Was hoping for two buds, but hey (-:
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    One of my favorites, too. Lovely bloom!!

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    Is the background phormium leaves?

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    Is the background phormium leaves?
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    I love those too!

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    One flower still awesome.

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    That's a wonderful Cattleya, I love it. Yours is fabulous.

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    Beautiful! What qualities makes it one of your favorites?

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    The colour contrast between petals and lip and the stately shape

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    WOW! I was just looking through one of my orchid books and came across this species - it grabbed my attention immediately and now I HAVE to have one! Beautiful, beautiful bloom.

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