Provisional Awards

Santa Barbara, CA, April 18, 2012

Paphiopedilum Chu Hua Dancer Trillo AM 80
© Larry Vierheilig 2012
Plant Name: Paphiopedilum Chu Hua Dancer 'Trillo' AM/AOS 80 pts.
(sanderianum x gigantifolium)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 6.4 cm Vertical: 25.0 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 2.6 cm Length: 6.4 cm
Petal Width: 1.7 cm Length: 19.0 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 2.6 cm Length: 6.1 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 2.2 cm Length: 5.3 cm

Description: Six flowers on one arched inflorescence; sepals green-yellow, bold mahogany venation, reverse surface scabrous; petals cream yellow, finely spotted mahogany; pouch pale green overlaid mahogany; staminode pale yellow green, overlaid pale mahogany, margin finely hirsute; substance firm; texture stain; proof of legal cultivation on file.
Exhibitor: Bryce Augustine
Odontoglossum luteo-purpureum Sycamore Creek 1 AM 81
© Larry Vierheilig 2012
Plant Name: Odontoglossum luteo-purpureum 'Sycamore Creek 1' AM/AOS 81 pts.

Natural Spread Horizontal: 9.5 cm Vertical: 9.0 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 5.0 cm Length: 5.0 cm
Petal Width: 1.6 cm Length: 6.0 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 1.6 cm Length: 4.9 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 2.4 cm Length: 3.1 cm

Description: Twenty-nine flowers on two arching pendant inflorescences; sepals yellow, overlaid chestnut on proximal seven eighth's with some yellow windows; petals yellow, blotched chestnut on proximal three fourths, coalescing on distal portion; lip cream, isthmus blotched light brown, margin doubly serrate; column cream, distal margin fringed; anther cap brown; substance firm; texture glossy.
Exhibitor: Bill Robson