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Phal gigantea x Phal. bellina

This is a discussion on Phal gigantea x Phal. bellina within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; A friend bought this for my birthday and he got one for himself too. I ...

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    Default Phal gigantea x Phal. bellina

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    A friend bought this for my birthday and he got one for himself too. I was lucky enough to see mine bloom once and his has yet to flower.

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    What a beauty !! Great primary hybrid.

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    Wonderful phal bloom.

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    Great color! How big is that flower?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tucker85 View Post
    Great color! How big is that flower?
    I didn't measure the flower and the flower has already dropped. But all I can say that it was huge.

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    WOW!!! - simply gorgeous. Would be fantastic if it had multiple blooms like the gigantea or even sequential blooms like the bellina.

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    Wow yours very pretty also known as Phalaenopsis Gigabel

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    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?

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    Very beautiful Phal. Gigabell.

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    wow wish I had friends like that, very nice

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