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Phal. bellina var. Murtoniana

This is a discussion on Phal. bellina var. Murtoniana within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I'm not completely sold to the idea that this is a real species. It is ...

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    Default Phal. bellina var. Murtoniana

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    I'm not completely sold to the idea that this is a real species. It is probably a hybrid/natural hybrid.
    Even the fragrance is not the same as bellina.

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    Stunning. Don't think I've ever seen a bellina like this. Could be hybrid.

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    I second it. I've never heard of this. Could be hybrid

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    Wow really interesting bellina.

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    After a second look and some googling I think it is a hybrid of bellina x amboinensis. The yellow background colour and the faint, broad bars point to the amboinensis influence. Of course I could be wrong about the cross, but I'm convinced it is not a bellina 'Murtoniana'. Whatever, it is still an excellent phal.

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    Yew is right is not bellina species it is hybrid also known as Guadalupe Pineda.

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