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Cochleanthes hybrids

This is a discussion on Cochleanthes hybrids within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Interesting! Appears that the form of the flabiliformis dominated overall although the marginata lip seems ...

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    Interesting! Appears that the form of the flabiliformis dominated overall although the marginata lip seems to have had an impact not only on the lip shape but also inducing that band of purple in the lip. I agree with Jose' -- very nice result!


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    Quote Originally Posted by Jose R. Nieves View Post
    Zainal:

    From the judging point of view, if you look at both parents and the hybrid you see an improvement in form, color, size and lip. This is what breeding is all about! I would love to present one in an AOS judging, I'm sure there would be a few awards!

    Jose
    Great point and beautiful orchid bloom!

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