Hybrid seedling plant in a 50mm tube.
Mini Purple (C. walkeriana x L. pumila) this plant is a tetraploid mutation found in a large group of clones flowered is Japan. It was a real stand out with, heaver substance, larger flowers with wider segments. Selfing a 4n will produce almost 100% 4n offspring with the overall quality being exceptional. This is a rare opportunity. These are small and expensive, very limited stock.
Imported Seedling from Sunset Valley Orchids, USA. Picture shows the parent of this cross. The above description details the expectation of this hybrid.
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