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Cattleya percivaliana 'Merrill' AM/AOS

This is a discussion on Cattleya percivaliana 'Merrill' AM/AOS within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; in bloom now...

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    Default Cattleya percivaliana 'Merrill' AM/AOS

    in bloom now





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    wow what a bloom

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    Stunning lip. Tampa huh? Not too far from me. Better keep your eye on that one. hehehehe. All kidding aside, she is beautiful. Congrats!

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    Gorgeous! I love the opening bud pictures...

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    Percivaliana is always a beautiful Cattleya. Is it a first bloom ?

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    Such an interesting lip on that cattleya orchid!

    cheers,
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    Very nice! Does your flower have the deep yellow on the underside up to the ovary? This is a very striking feature on my plant. Not apparent on your frontal view, but your second picture shows some yellow.

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    Gabriela, Mary, Connie, Eric, Bruce, Jim,
    thank you VERY much!

    Quote Originally Posted by eorchids View Post
    Percivaliana is always a beautiful Cattleya. Is it a first bloom ?
    Yes it is. I expected two growths to bloom but sheath on another one was empty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jhodgson View Post
    Very nice! Does your flower have the deep yellow on the underside up to the ovary? This is a very striking feature on my plant. Not apparent on your frontal view, but your second picture shows some yellow.
    Thank you Jim!
    Yes, I think so. I'll try to take a better picture later today.

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    Sorry,
    It took more time!

    Jim, I guess you meant this feature:


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