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Cattleya Fascellis x Encyclia Cordigera

This is a discussion on Cattleya Fascellis x Encyclia Cordigera within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Excellent Connie no Catt shape at all....

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    Excellent Connie no Catt shape at all.

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    How neat! Six budded spikes. Sounds like it's making up for lost time in a BIG Way. They look like good size blooms also. AL

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    Wow such a giant !! It seems to have got the best from both the parents, a big wide lip and dark colored petals !

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    Really lovely blooms, Connie.

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    I am very impressed. I love my E. Cordigera v. purpurea. Your cross is like mine on steroids.

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    I'm hoping we find some as pretty as this one, Connie on our shopping trip. Hopefully the Encyclia guy will have some great stuff

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    Beautiful! The flowers are nice and large for that type of cross. Is it fragrant?

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    Absolutely gorgeous! I do love Encyclias, and those blooms are definitely an improved cordigera. Congrats for getting it to bloom!

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    Great job!

    I'd love to see you dancing in an elephant costume!

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    Quote Originally Posted by tucker85 View Post
    Beautiful! The flowers are nice and large for that type of cross. Is it fragrant?
    Yes, they have a very sweet perfume-like scent. I went out yesterday to work with plants and couldn't believe how good they made the greenhouse smell.

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