Provisional Awards

Long Beach, CA , August 26, 2013

C. Cheetah Freckles 'Diamond Orchids' AM 81 pts.
© Arthur Pinkers 2013
Plant Name: Cattleya Cheetah Freckles 'Diamond Orchids' AM/AOS 81 pts.
(C. Tropical Pointer x C. Jungle Gem)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 5.9 cm Vertical: 5.7 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 2.0 cm Length: 3.0 cm
Petal Width: 1.9 cm Length: 2.4 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 2.0 cm Length: 2.0 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 1.9 cm Length: 2.4 cm

Description: Four well spaced flowers on one erect inflorescence; sepals and petals brilliant yellow, spotted burgundy; lip white, overlaid bright yellow, dark rose purple on apical half of midlobe; column vibrant violet; substance very firm; texture matte.
Exhibitor: Peter T. Lin
Lctna. Peggy's Angel 'Diamond Orchids' HCC 77 pts.
© Arthur Pinkers 2013
Plant Name: Laeliocatonia Peggy's Angel 'Diamond Orchids' HCC/AOS 77 pts.
(Ctna. Peggy San x Lc. Angel Heart)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 6.5 cm Vertical: 7.5 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 2.3 cm Length: 3.7 cm
Petal Width: 4.1 cm Length: 3.2 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 2.2 cm Length: 4.3 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 3.7 cm Length: 5.4 cm

Description: Six peloric flower and two buds on one branched inflorescence; sepals white, blushed pale pink; petals and lip white, overlaid purple on apical third, margins blushed light purple, darker picotee edging; column white, blushed pink, anther cap white; substance firm; texture crystalline.
Exhibitor: Peter T. Lin