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New Cattleyas

This is a discussion on New Cattleyas within the Genus Specific forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; These two came home today with a tray of sick phals. This guy sure has ...

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    Smile New Cattleyas

    These two came home today with a tray of sick phals. This guy sure has nice floofies!
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    Blc Honolulu Sunset 'Wakida' AM/AOS x Blc. Owen Holmes 'Ponkan' AM/AOS
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    Default Both lovely!

    They are both winners in my book. I have such a soft spot for floof--the gaudier the better (in my eyes).

    The don't call cattleyas the "Queen of Orchids" for nothin'.

    I went shopping today and found a C. Dupreana corulea 'Kodama' and a Blc. Laddawan Beauty.

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    Clint is right on about floofiness! Why bother with the hybrid big catts unless you love the floof! Nice aquisitions... both of you.

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    Great floof!

    Cheers,
    BD

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    Very Pretty , Nice find . Gin

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    Lovely, if I was going to have to choose one, I would go for the Tokyo Magic - it looks good enough to eat

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