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C. Fortte Motte (C. Mrs. Mahaler x Barbanitae)

This is a discussion on C. Fortte Motte (C. Mrs. Mahaler x Barbanitae) within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; c. Fort Motte I am so pleased with this! I bought it on the 8th ...

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    Talking C. Fortte Motte (C. Mrs. Mahaler x Barbanitae)

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    I am so pleased with this! I bought it on the 8th of september, and it had giant buds. I was really hoping for a green backround, and it did not dissapoint! Today it dropped it's first flower, and interestingly the flowers turned completely magenta/red. I wish it had lasted longer, but it was incredible!
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    Oh, that is pretty!! I love spots on orchids!

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    It would be nice if you could keep the catt's in bloom a little longer. They are so pretty it is a shame to only get to have them for a few weeks. Yours is a beauty.
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    Meg ..that is lovely

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    Those are some real nice spotties Meg

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    It reminds me of some kind of fairy-tale dragon--green with purple scales!

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    Beautiful !!
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    nice spottie!

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    Meg, that is gorgeous.

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    Very nice purple spots!

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