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Cattleya mossiae

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by Chuck-NH, Apr 21, 2019.

  1. Chuck-NH

    Chuck-NH Well-Known Member

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    This is a seedling of a semi alba form that I picked up a few years back. The dorsal seemed to recurve on one bloom (the one I photographed of course). This Venezuelan species is also known as the “Easter Orchid” as it blooms around the Easter holiday. Interestingly, the buds opened just two days ago.

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  2. DanaRaluca

    DanaRaluca Active Member

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    The colors of the lip are so vivid. It's a beautiful contrast.
     
  3. sam1147

    sam1147 sam1147

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    Nice S/A.
     
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    naoki Well-Known Member

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    Pretty!