Quote Originally Posted by mauraec View Post
Beautiful! I know phal gigantea can get pretty big, as compared to other species phals - and it seems that the bellina didn't prevail in the patterning of the bloom (at least, I'm not aware of a heavily patterned bellina var., but that's not saying much), so I'm wondering which of the bellina traits have come through - the shape of the petals? Scent? And would you say that the hybridizing brought down the size of the plant, or is it still as large as a gigantea?
i guess the patterns on the flowers does take the traits from the gigantea. also the plant has broader leaves which follows the bellina. the size of the plant is still fairly large and unfortunately the flower does not have any scent....