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Cattleya Orchid Seedling Pot. Mark’s Valentine (Pot. Little Toshie 'Gold Country' AM/AOS x Slc. Circle of Life 'Red Halo' HCC/AOS)

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Hybrid seedling plant in a 50mm tube.

This is a good cross with a reliable twice-a-year blooming habit.  The flowers have a very attractive shape and come in shades of red with darker red lips.  Circle of Life (Lc. Culminant x Soph. coccinea) needs little introduction, and the cultivar 'Red Halo’ has particularly nice flowers. Little Toshie ‘Gold Country’ (Sc. Beaufort x Blc. Toshie Aoki) is the best cultivar of this delightful grex.  It flowers 2-3 times a year with superb, flat, bright yellow flowers and dark red lips.   Hybrids made in this style of breeding produce excellent progeny, and every plant produces good flowers.  Great-looking plants with lots of vigour - these are really nice!

Imported Seedling from Sunset Valley Orchids, USA. The picture shows the parents of this cross. The above description details the expectation of this hybrid.

For information on growing Cattleyas check out our growing page at http://barritaorchids.com/pages/growers-resource-page