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Stanhopea tricornis x sacatta

This is a discussion on Stanhopea tricornis x sacatta within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; A wonderful hybrid of my creation! Very fragrant!...

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    Default Stanhopea tricornis x sacatta

    A wonderful hybrid of my creation! Very fragrant!
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    You made the cross? How long did it take to get this large and bloom? It is stunning!

    Cheers!
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    This cross took four years to bloom, and this year being it's first bloom. It rewarded me with 4 spikes! In my experience with crossing, Stan, Den, and Gongora are the quickest to bloom. I have also done quite a bit of crossing with Cattleya, Laelia, and Schomburgkia.

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    WOW!!! How cool is that!!
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    Outstanding! Imagine, raising your very own hybrids! (Not something I'll ever have the patience or skill to do!)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Diane
    Outstanding! Imagine, raising your very own hybrids! (Not something I'll ever have the patience or skill to do!)
    just wait,something will bite and you will do it

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    Are you going to register the cross, ABro? And if so, what will you name her?

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    Thumbs up WOW!!

    Absolutely stunning! Congratulations!

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    I haven't really thought of a name yet, but yes I do intend to register this plant. I an going to wait for one more year though. If this plant blooms again like it did this year, I know I can some awards with it. Only time will tell!

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    Those blooms are cool!
    When you have decided on the name, tell us about it, will you?
    Cheers. Hoa.

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