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Cattleya (Laelia) tenebrosa 'Valpotas Night'

This is a discussion on Cattleya (Laelia) tenebrosa 'Valpotas Night' within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; An old dark clone of tenebrosa, blooming each year in June....

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    Default Cattleya (Laelia) tenebrosa 'Valpotas Night'

    An old dark clone of tenebrosa, blooming each year in June.

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    OMG I am in bliss ! I have been looking for this one for so long ! Such an amazing color. I have an offspring from a selfing of this clone, but it did not turn out to be that dark.

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    I think I have found a new desktop background, I hope you do not mind

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    Quote Originally Posted by Halloamey View Post
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    I don't mind, Amey. I sent the original photo to you by mail. Thank you.

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    Outstanding orchid photography and growing Eric. I love the rich, dark colors in this Laelia tenebrosa, or I guess cattleya now. So pretty.

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    Eric, very nice dark form!

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    Stunning!

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