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    Default Cattleya Durigan 'Hercules'

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    The second flowering of this plant ; last time it had 3 flowers, 9.5cm , this time it produced four buds, but two aborted ; larger flowers, just over 10cm. Last time my pics showed a darkish pink flower, with spots etc. Quite different from what is seen here - however these flowers have only been open for a day or two. I expect they will change colour as they age.

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    Nice! They have an antique look to them. Very pretty!

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    Bruce Brown
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    Gosh, I love these type of cattleya blooms. Really beautiful, Geoff! Thanks for sharing it!


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