Hybrid seedling plant in a 50mm tube.
Tropical Sunset (C. Horace x Lc. Tropic Glow) has well shaped orange flowers with bold red splashes on the petals and a red lip, produced 4-6 on strong stems. The Guess What (Blc. Waikiki Gold x Lc. Trick or Treat) blooms with well-presented clusters of 8-9 vibrant orange yellow flowers. This cross will produce flowers in golden orange many will have red splashes on the petals, all with prominent red lips, there will be 5-8 shapely flowers that are well displayed without staking above the foliage.
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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