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Cattleya gaskelliana fma. coerulea

This is a discussion on Cattleya gaskelliana fma. coerulea within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; That's beautiful cattleya, very well grown and perfectly photographed. Good job all around....

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    That's beautiful cattleya, very well grown and perfectly photographed. Good job all around.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Horst View Post
    Is it a seedling from a cross or is it a cloned plant?
    I think this is a seedling. I chose it in bloom with a photo from the seller.

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    One of my goals for the future will be to get more C. gaskelliana plants.
    Me too. For me it's an easy grower and bloomer.

    Thank you.

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    Its a delightful cattleya ; but not what I would call a coerulea.

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    Very nice, lovely form and color. I bet it's fragrant, am I right? Thanks for sharing

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dorsetman View Post
    but not what I would call a coerulea.
    Cattleya gaskelliana f. coerulea are like that. The lip is more blue in reality.
    I'll try to do better photos (for colors) when the other spike will be opened.

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    Here is the full blooming.

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    WEll, whether it is blue or not, its good enough to turn me green !

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    These are great shots, Eric !!! Well done!

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