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Could someone help with an orchid ID.

This is a discussion on Could someone help with an orchid ID. within the General Orchid Culture forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Tag said...... MARY JANE EXQUISIT X BONANZA...... I have checked the RHS site.. Many variations, ...

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    Name:  Mary Jane Exq..jpg
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Size:  78.0 KBTag said...... MARY JANE EXQUISIT X BONANZA...... I have checked the RHS site.. Many variations, but nothing like this.

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    A lovely catt but can't help with the ID.

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    I reckon it should read, C. Mary Jane Proebstle 'Esquisita' x C. Bonanza. Cross not registered that I can find.
    The Mary jane being white & Bonanza, pinks thru purples.

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    Thank you Roy. Could I ask you from where did you find this information?

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    About 40+ years ago, Mary Jane P was a top white Catt' being shown of which I had a plant. If I remember correctly, the one I had was C. MJP 'Easter Parade'. As a guess, this Catt' you have is a seedling produced back in those days by the now well gone Dos Pueblos (Aust' branch).
    I think I still have some of their catalogs from that time. I just knew the plant / cross.

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    Thanks Roy. Yes the Mary Jane P. was a beauty, from photos I have seen. Thank you for your help.

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