Provisional Awards

Encinitas, CA, January 8, 2011

Phrag Cape Sunset La Jolla
© Arthur Pinkers 2011
Plant Name: Phrag. Cape Sunset ‘La Jolla’ AM-AOS 81 pts.
(Eric Young x schlemii)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 10.5 cm Vertical: 7.0 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 2.4 cm Length: 4.0 cm
Petal Width: 2.4 cm Length: 5.0 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 3.0 cm Length: 3.2 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 2.5 cm Length: 4.0 cm

Description: Three flowers, two buds on one branched inflorescence; dorsal sepal and petals white, veined and tessellated light pink and light pink blush on the distal half; synsepal white; pouch exterior intense rose pink; interior white , stippled light pink; staminode white, light yellow centrally; substance medium; texture velvet.
Exhibitor: Helmut Rohrl
Cym John Wooden Nothing But Net
© Arthur Pinkers 2011
Plant Name: Cym. John Wooden ‘Nothing But Net’ AM/AOS 81 pts.
(Red Beauty x Solana Beach)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 11.1 cm Vertical: 10.5 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 4.3 cm Length: 9.0 cm
Petal Width: 3.2 cm Length: 6.9 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 4.1 cm Length: 6.9 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 3.2 cm Length: 4.5 cm

Description: Twenty-six flowers and one bud on three upright inflorescences; sepals and petals pale yellow-green, mid-veins very densely spotted maroon, dorsal sepal and petals lightly spotted maroon on margins, lateral sepal inferior bilateral half lightly spotted maroon on margin; lip cream, throat and side lobes heavily spotted maroon, joined maroon blotches on midlobe margin; callus light yellow; column very dark maroon; anther cap white; substance extraordinarily firm; texture matte.
Exhibitor: Harry Polis
Masd dimorphortica Windflower
© Arthur Pinkers 2011
Plant Name: Masd. dimorphortica ‘Windflower’ AM/AOS 80 pts.

Natural Spread Horizontal: 2.9 cm Vertical: 4.3 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 1.8 cm Length: 2.8 cm
Petal Width: 0.1 cm Length: 0.4 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 0.7 cm Length: 2.3 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 0.2 cm Length: 0.4 cm

Description: Fourteen flowers and sixteen buds on seven arching inflorescences; dorsal sepal yellow with red striations; lateral sepals dark ruby red, caudae yellow; tiny yellow petals; column white; lip ruby red; substance firm; texture waxy.
Exhibitor: Betty Kelepecz
Den Rainbow Sun Nitz Hewitt CCM 82 pts.
© Arthur Pinkers 2011
Plant Name: Denrobium Rainbow Sun 'Nitz' CCM/AOS 82 pts.
(Hewitt Sun x speciosum)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 3.3 cm Vertical: 5.0 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 0.6 cm Length: 2.6 cm
Petal Width: 0.4 cm Length: 2.2 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 1.1 cm Length: 1.6 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 0.6 cm Length: 1.6 cm

Description: Approximately one thousand eighty flowers and five hundred forty buds on ninty inflorescences, thirty imature, on well grown 120-cm plant in a 25.0-cm pot; sepals and petals light yellow-green; lip light yellow, heavily spotted maroon on side lobes, sparser on mid-lobe; crest yellow; column cream; substance medium, texture matte; specieosum like plant, flowers reduced in size by influence of other species.
Exhibitor: Anita & Jerry Spencer