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Cattleya purpurata var. russeliana

This is a discussion on Cattleya purpurata var. russeliana within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Very very delicate and elegant !! I have a russeliana x carnea, I hope it ...

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    Very very delicate and elegant !! I have a russeliana x carnea, I hope it turns out into a nice plant.

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    Amy,
    You have a 60% chance to get a russeliana or a carnea.
    Some crosses turn out to be species type form or semi-alba.

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    Whether it's the bloom itself, or your photography, Horst, this lovely purpurata looks as if it were carved from alabaster - a very nice effect!

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    Thanks Horst, I really hope it turns out to be a russeliana look alike, since this one is soo beautiful and I already have a carnea hehe.

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    I love the soft colors of this cattleya orchid. Beautiful photography!

    cheers,
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    Absolutely gorgeous! I really love cattleyas!

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    Perfect in EVERY way...Just perfect! Betty

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