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Cattleya Orchid Seedling (Blc. Picotee Passion 'SVO' AM/AOS x Blc. Love Sound 'Dogashima' AM/AOS)

Cattleya Orchid Seedling (Blc. Picotee Passion 'SVO' AM/AOS x Blc. Love Sound 'Dogashima' AM/AOS)

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$10.00
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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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