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Catasetum Lovena

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    Catasetum Lovena (Ctsm. fimbriatum x Ctsm. Susan Fuchs). First blooming and I'm very pleased with how it turned out. Color, spotting, frills and fragrance...

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    very cool

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    Beautiful - lovely spotting!

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    a very nice hybrid...good flower shape and color markings. congrats

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    Stunning blooms and photos of this amazing orchid!
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    Nice hybrid! For some reason I like the ones with the frilled lip. I didn't check the lineage here but it looks like Ctsm. fimbriatum is responsible for a lot of that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wade's Orchids View Post
    Nice hybrid! For some reason I like the ones with the frilled lip. I didn't check the lineage here but it looks like Ctsm. fimbriatum is responsible for a lot of that.
    I agree. Ctsm. Susan Fuchs is a cross of Ctsm. expansum x Ctsm. Orchidglade (which is expansum x pileatum). Only minor "frill" on that side of the cross but a lot of the spotting possibly due to the Orchidglade influence.

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