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Habenaria Tanager 'Pumpkin Custard', HCC/AOS 77 Pts

Parentage: rhodocheila (yellow) X xanthocheila  

Exhibited by: Leon Glicenstein
 
Description:          
Five flowers on one 9.5-cm tall inflorescence borne on a first bloom
seedling plant measuring 16.0-cm tall; sepals pale ivory yellow; petals
yellow-orange, too small to measure; lip pumpkin orange,  4.7-cm long
nectary yellow-orange, becoming more red-orange apically; substance
medium-firm, texture matte; commended for clear distinct color and full
flat form.

Dimensions in centimeters:                     Horz.                    Vert.
Natural Spread:                                        2.7                       5.8          
Dorsal Sepal:                                           1.0                       1.0
Petal:                                                       N/A                       N/A
Lateral Sepal (Syn):                                 0.7                       1.0
Lip (Pouch):                                              2.7                      2.7         

Paphiopedilum moquettianum 'Eagle', AM/AOS 86 Pts.

Parentage: Species

Exhibited by:  Robert Griesbach
 
Description:          
One large, flat, impressive flower and three buds on two inflorescences; dorsal
sepal pale yellow, flushed green centrally, peppered burgundy; synsepal pale
green; wide petals cream, spotted burgundy, edged transparent 5-mm hairs,
twisted at tip; 45-degree pouch yellow basal quarter, pale rose-pink on apical
three-quarters; substance firm, texture glossy.

Dimensions in centimeters:                    Horz.             Vert.
Natural Spread:                                      11.5               6.3          
Dorsal Sepal:                                           4.8                4.5
Petal:                                                       1.5                6.0
Lateral Sepal (Syn):                                 3.1                3.7
Lip (Pouch):                                             3.0                6.0  
Pelexia callifera 'Dark Chocolate'

Parentage: Species

Exhibited by: Leon Glicenstein

Description:          
Four flowers and four buds subtended by 3cm mulberry bracts on a pubescent 24cm inflorescen
ce borne on a single rosette consisting of 10 basal long-petioled rufflededged
blades measuring up to 7.5cm colored deep olive with purple overtones appearing black;
hooded dorsal sepal brown, lateral sepals brown on reverse cream white on front; petals cream
adnate to dorsal sepal; tubular lip side lobes yellow with twin yellow calli, recurved midlobe w
hite; prominate pale brown nectary, included in vertical spread, adnate to ovary with protruding
tip; recognized as an attractive compact plant with intensely colored foliage.

Dimensions in centimeters:                     Horz.                    Vert.
Natural Spread:                                        0.4                      2.1          
Dorsal Sepal:                                           0.7                       2.1
Petal:                                                       0.3                       1.6
Lateral Sepal (Syn):                                 0.3                       1.7
Lip (Pouch):                                             0.6                       1.9

Ludochilus Tuck's Angels 'Memoria Judy J', HCC/AOS 78 Pts

Parentage:  Ludochilus Friar Tuck X Ludisia discolor

Exhibited by:  Leon Glicenstien
 
Description:          
Nineteen flowers and four buds on a 28.0-cm tall inflorescence on a vigorous
growing first bloom seedling; sepals dusty pink; petals white, fused to dorsal
sepal; lip white, cream yellow centrally on younger flowers; substance heavy,
texture matte; Commended for larger attractive flowers, more evenly
presented, on Ludisa-type foliage.

Dimensions in centimeters:                    Horz.                    Vert.
Natural Spread:                                       4,2                       1.4          
Dorsal Sepal:                                          0.7                       1.1
Petal:                                                       0.3                       1.0
Lateral Sepal (Syn):                                 0.7                      1.4
Lip (Pouch):                                             1.4                      1.4