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Help ! ID this Catasetum ?

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    Default Help ! ID this Catasetum ?

    Hello everyone
    I have not been active in the Forum recently, but I have certainly been following all the activity from you all.
    I am still taking great care of my 'chids, and right now I am cleaning up and preparing for our big Show in March next year. Hopefully I will have enough plants in flower to set up a display on my own.

    Can anyone help with the name of this Catasetum ? the tag has gone with the wind.

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    It's got everything! Spots, fringe and great color. What a beauty!

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    Hi Angela, so glad to see you back. Missed your Caribbean warmth.I hope you'll have enough plants for your own display, but seeing how you have started to prepare for the show already, I'm very sure that it'll be no problem. I hope CatasetumIan sees this post and he should be able to supply the name. From what I can see there's fimbriatum and expansum in the cross.

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    I am no ctsm. expert but whatever it is looks Great Angela!!

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    Sorry I can't help with the ID, but have to say those beautiful blooms.
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    Hi Angela, nice ctsm you have there, the markings are prominent and symmetrical but unfortunately i can't tell the id.
    totally agree with Yew Sung that fimbriatum gene is in this hybrid, expansum and most likely with pileatum or imperiale in it as well. but this is a complex hybrid and mostly had been back crossed with one of the parents as well.

    for a hybrid (except for primary hybrids between two species), it is impossible to correctly 100% identify the ID once the tag is lost. unless someone had the exact same DIVISION as yours. checking back with the vendor where you got your plant from might provide the answer.

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    Whenever some one ID's it I will be looking for some where to buy it. Its beautiful!

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    Thank you all for your response. Will try to remember where I got it, and deal with it from that angle.
    Thanks again.

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    Don't forget because I want to get one. Haha.
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