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Cattleya pygmaea (Pabst) Van den Berg, Neodiversity 3: 11 (2008).

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    Default Cattleya pygmaea (Pabst) Van den Berg, Neodiversity 3: 11 (2008).

    Or as most of you know it, Sophronitis pygmaea.

    Though I am not certain of the name as it could be a really small coccinea. The flower is 4 cm widebut the pseudobulbs are only 1-1.5 cm high!

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    And a plant picture

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    What a beauty!!! Another of the cool catt that we poor lowlanders can only admire in other people's collection. Thanks for sharing.

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    A cool grower...too bad, that is one amazing little flower!

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    Beautiful Cattleya blooms. I love the pointy shape.

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    i think the flowers look delicious. a nice bright red-orange and distinct shape too. very nice. may have to add this to the wish list for outdoor orchids.

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    Love the color and that distinct form. Remarkable bloom. AL

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    Gorgeous red!
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