Provisional Awards

San Marino, CA, November 9, 2013

Rth. Dennis Kone Ruby Red HCC 78 pts.
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Plant Name: Rhyncattleanthe Dennis Kone 'Ruby Red' HCC/AOS 78 pts.
(Ctt. Chocolate Drop x Rth. Painter's Brush)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 9.5 cm Vertical: 9.4 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 1.8 cm Length: 5.2 cm
Petal Width: 3.3 cm Length: 5.5 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 2.0 cm Length: 4.6 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 3.4 cm Length: 5.3 cm

Description: Four flowers on one inflorescence; sepals blood-red overlaid dark brown; petals yellow heavily overlaid burgundy-red; lip yellow, side lobes on the superior half transitioning to magenta red apically, midlobe purple-red; substance heavy; texture glossy.
Exhibitor: Richard Rothschild
Paph. Yellow Tiger Von Weltz AM 84 pts.
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Plant Name: Paphiopedilum Yellow Tiger 'Von Weltz' AM/AOS 84 pts.
(Paph. platyphyllum x Paph. glanduliferum)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 12.5 cm Vertical: 22.0 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 4.5 cm Length: 7.0 cm
Petal Width: 1.0 cm Length: 18.2 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 3.3 cm Length: 7.5 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 2.0 cm Length: 6.5 cm

Description: Ten flowers and one bud on two openly presented, arching inflorescences; sepal cream-yellow; veined dark brown; petals bright ochre yellow, spotted brown basally, striped brown distally; lip ochre-yellow overlaid red-brown distally; staminode rectangular, cream yellow, sides ciliated brown; substance firm; texture crystalline, lip waxy.
Exhibitor: Huntington Botanical Gardens
Paph. Yellow Tiger Von Weltz AM 84 pts. distance
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