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Dracula spp or hybrid

This is a discussion on Dracula spp or hybrid within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Now I am confused. I thought this was suppose to be Dracula vampira but it ...

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    Default Dracula spp or hybrid

    Now I am confused. I thought this was suppose to be Dracula vampira but it sure doesn't look like it. I am going to have to check the tag again. Cool grower, low light high humidity. It has pendant spikes that radiate out of the side of the basket. The flower is almost 10" . I have 8 spikes that will sequentially bloom and also side spike. I tipped the flower upwards to get this pick






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    This is quite a spectacular bloom and I love the close-up picture you took!

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    Cool bloom, Ron. I don't think it is Dracula vampira either. From what I recall, vampira is almost black with a green center and white lip.

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    I believe I had purchased a Drac hyrid at one time...the tag is in the pot I will check tomorrow.

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    What a nice big flower!

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    Draculas always looklike monkey faces to me. LOL.

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    wow ron
    this is beutiful
    looks like vampira to me-it may be a var.
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    whatever it is, it's really pretty!

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    It looks like a woman in a white gown!

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