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Phal violacea coerulea

This is a discussion on Phal violacea coerulea within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Well this 1 was worth waiting for. First blooming . Scent is not as strong ...

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    Default Phal violacea coerulea

    Well this 1 was worth waiting for.
    First blooming .
    Scent is not as strong (or as nice) as some of my other violacea's.
    Flowers are the same size as my bellina so pretty big for a violacea.

    Breeding is quite complex.
    phal (violacea coerulea x violacea Mentawi) X (violacea coerulea x violacea Mentawi) x violacea coerulea 'Keighley')

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    A beauty. Got to love those 'blue' orchids. Very well grown and bloomed. The shape seems especially balanced and the flower very flat. This might win you an award sometime soon.

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    Very nice, Steve!

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    This one is very beautiful blue...
    Btw. did you got it from Mike?

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    Lovely pale color. Wish we could smell it.

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    Wonderful!

    I was going to ask if you got it from Mike in Shropshire too.

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    Very delicate.

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    Lovely soft colour

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    Yep i got it from Mike just over a year ago.
    Plant is bigger than my other violacea's (excluding bellina)& should be a real beauty in a year or 2.

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    I love it!

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