Hybrid seedling plant in a 50mm tube.
The late Frank Fordyce made the hybrid (Blc. Horizon Flight x L. anceps), and when I received the first AOS award on this grex, he allowed me to register it. I chose the name Picotee Passion. This cultivar ’SVO’ was that awarded plant and it has the most amazing flower color! The 5-6 flowers are rather large and well displayed on an L. anceps-like inflorescence that is about 12” long. Love Sound has long ago proven itself as an excellent breeder. It imparts several important qualities, including full, rounded flowers, bright yellow color, a good stem carrying 4-6 blooms, and an attractive compact growth habit. This cross produced 5-6, well arranged, light yellow flowers with a rose/red blush on the petals from an upright inflorescence, plant are compact with a handsome upright growing habit.
Imported Seedling from Sunset Valley Orchids, USA. Picture shows the parents of this cross. The above description details the expectation of this hybrid.
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