Provisional Awards

Encinitas, CA , November 1, 2010

Dracuvallia Blue Boy Windflower
© Arthur Pinkers 2010
Plant Name: Dracuvallia Blue Boy 'Windflower' HCC/AOS 75 pts.
(Masd. uniflora x Drac. chimera)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 4.0 cm Vertical: 6.8 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 2.0 cm Length: 3.8 cm
Petal Width: 0.2 cm Length: 0.8 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 2.3 cm Length: 4.0 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 0.6 cm Length: 1.1 cm

Description: One flower and one bud on two inflorescences; sepals magenta striped dark magenta; caudae maroon; petals, lip and column white, yellow apically; petals stripped magenta; lip overlaid light magenta centrally; anther cap white; substance firm; texture matte.
Exhibitor: Betty Kelepecz
Propabstopetalum Copper Queen Miki
© Arthur Pinkers 2010
Plant Name: Propabstopetalum Copper Queen 'Miki' HCC/AOS 77 pts.
(Z. New Era x Pbt. Kiwi Gold)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 7.6 cm Vertical: 6.4 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 1.8 cm Length: 3.4 cm
Petal Width: 1.5 cm Length: 3.0 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 2.2 cm Length: 3.5 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 3.8 cm Length: 3.2 cm

Description: Twelve flowers and ten buds on six inflorescences; sepals and petals yellow-green, blotched brown prominently; lip white, heavily overlaid and stripped purple-magenta; throat dark brown; anther cap white; substance very firm; texture velvet; delightful fragrance.
Exhibitor: Casa de La Orquideas
Masd. lynchiphora Windflower
© Arthur Pinkers 2010
Plant Name: Masd. lynchiphora 'Windflower' AM/AOS 83 pts.

Natural Spread Horizontal: 3.2 cm Vertical: 4.0 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 1.0 cm Length: 3.0 cm
Petal Width: 0.1 cm Length: 0.3 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 0.9 cm Length: 2.9 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 0.3 cm Length: 0.5 cm

Description: Three flowers on three inflorescences with pleasing hooded dorsal sepal. Flower base color cream; dorsal sepal over laid pink, veins light lavender; lateral sepals overlaid pink with outer vein light lavender, inner half diffused maroon-burgundy; caudae chartreuse; column overlaid lavender; substance good; texture matte.
Exhibitor: Betty Kelepecz