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Catasetum Dark Night

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    Default Catasetum Dark Night

    Now is the season for this. I have 3 pots of this spiking. A cross between Ctsm expansum and Ctsm tenebrosum. It retains the dark petals of Ctsm tenebrosum hence the name Dark Night .

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    nice blooms, heavy influence of the tenebrosum blood line

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    Beautiful color & shape...Betty

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    Now this is something special. You will have to forgive my adjective used here, but these blooms are positively chic! A haute couturier could of not done better in designing this flower or it's colors. And now for our summer collection....................AL

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    Love the color contrast between the dark burgundy and the yellow.

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    These always amaze me...very cool looking! Such unusual shapes...

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    Gorgeous flowers!

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    Gorgeous, Mazlan. Just love the colour combo of this hybrid.

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    Man, that is an amazing Catasetum orchid bloom. Love the coloring in it.

    cheers,
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    Thanks all for looking and commenting .

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