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Phal Samera

This is a discussion on Phal Samera within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This is actually from P. violacea Murtoniana var . 'Leprechaun' CCM/AOS X P. bellina var. ...

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    Default Phal Samera

    This is actually from P. violacea Murtoniana var . 'Leprechaun' CCM/AOS X P. bellina var. 'Ponkan' AM/AOS
    First flowering.

    Of course it has a very strong scent.

    Just for contrast.
    Phal bellina


    Phal violacea.

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    Very nice Steve! What is the scent like?

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    Very nice, what does a violacea x bellina smell like?

    Oh and that violacea if yours is stunning, love that colour

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    Beauties all three!

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    To me the scent is completely different to it's 2 parents , more floral.

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    Interesting! I would have guessed one or the other would dominate. Shows I don't know much about the olfactory sense.

    McJulie

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    I'm waiting when the same cross I have in S/H flowers...
    Actually I thought it would be colored more like 'Ponkan'...
    Very interesting pattern.

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    Well an update to a new bloom that has developed in my green house(the first piccie was in my grow room).

    Temps are cooler & the diurnal difference is far greater in the green house.
    Much better colour saturation.

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    Oh, yes, very nice bloom.

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