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Broughtonia sanguinea var aurea var aquinii

This is a discussion on Broughtonia sanguinea var aurea var aquinii within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I posted a first bloom seedling of this variety a few weeks ago. Now a ...

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    Default Broughtonia sanguinea var aurea var aquinii

    I posted a first bloom seedling of this variety a few weeks ago. Now a second sibling has bloomed. Quite intense coloring in the lip! These are supposed to be warm growers but seem to thrive in my more cooler-intermediate growing conditions.

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    Oh wow! I really like the contrast, the veins and the pretty pink color! Nice flowers!

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    Congrats Mike lovely veins any fragrant?

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    WOW they are gorgeous!

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    Very nice! The crepe looking petals makes it look delicate. I am also wondering if it is fragrant?

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    Very nice!

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    Quote Originally Posted by zainal abidin View Post
    Congrats Mike lovely veins any fragrant?
    Thank you Zain! No fragrance on these beauties.

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    Very nice! The crepe looking petals makes it look delicate. I am also wondering if it is fragrant?
    Thank you Matt! No fragrance. I agree they look delicate but they are pretty sturdy -- these have been open for a couple weeks and should last another couple weeks.

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    really beautiful !!! love the combo of pink and white

    Jan

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    Oh MY this is lovely!
    Do you have yours mounted?

    did the tag also say aurea 'Sunset' ?
    I really want this one!
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    First time I am seeing this variety. Awesome!

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