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Cattleya Chocolate Drop

This is a discussion on Cattleya Chocolate Drop within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I brought this one indoors to fill the room with fragrance. So yummy, wish I ...

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    Default Cattleya Chocolate Drop

    I brought this one indoors to fill the room with fragrance. So yummy, wish I could find candy that smelled like this I'd eat it all.


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    Beautiful! One of my favorites.

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    Love this red cattleya!! I have a huge plant of this - just waiting for it to bloom!!

    cheers,
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    Very pretty! Love the glossy maroon color. Very nice
    Looks yummy to me...
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    An excellant hybrid -- always a stunner!



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    Lovey, Carol, just lovely!

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    I had a hybrid with this, and a laelia of some sort, it was Cattlianthe Chocolate Dorman, and mum thought it smelled either like vomit, or old socks lol, i liked it though!

    This particular hybrid is very nice with the bunching flowers, darker red colouration and the scent! Thanks

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    Seven blooms filled the air in a 20 X 40 room within a hour, with this great fragrance. Can't wait till it gets bigger. Be sure and post your pic when yours blooms brutal dreamer.

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    One of the best cattleya orchids to have .

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    So lovely!!

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