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Cattleya Dora Louise Capen

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    Default Cattleya Dora Louise Capen

    I bought this plant recently already in bloom. I love taking pictures of orchids!

    This image was on my first newbie post but I think it warrants being where it should be. It is quite a stunning flower.

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    Cool flower congrats.

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    The color combination is really nice.

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    I expected a dark red lip from this hybrid

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    I have seen this evening in my research/surfing that there are Dora Louise Capen's with other crosses. Mine is 'Dora Louise Capen XC forbesii'.

    I should have had the full info on the original post.

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    Nice one, Harvey. A lovely green. What is that orchid in the background?

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    That is a Oncidium Wildcat.

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    Many cattleyas and some oncidiums are fragrant. Are these two scented?

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    The Catt, yes.
    The Wildcat, no.

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