Provisional Awards

Long Beach, CA , December 16, 2013

Pot. Loud Nine Screaming Red AM 82 pts.
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Plant Name: Rhyncholaeliocattleya Loud Nine 'Screaming Red' AM/AOS 82 pts.
(Rlc. Rubescence x C. Orpetii)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 7.0 cm Vertical: 6.6 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 2.0 cm Length: 3.9 cm
Petal Width: 3.6 cm Length: 3.6 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 2.2 cm Length: 3.2 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 1.9 cm Length: 3.2 cm

Description: Two flowers and one bud on three upright inflorescences; sepals and petals vibrant deep true red; lip darker red; column cream; substance firm; texture velveteen.
Exhibitor: Fred Clarke
Den. goldschmidtianum Feuerbach CCM 84 pts.
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Plant Name: Dendrobium goldschmidtianum 'Feuerbach' CCM/AOS 84 pts.

Natural Spread Horizontal: 2.2 cm Vertical: 2.1 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 0.5 cm Length: 1.0 cm
Petal Width: 0.4 cm Length: 0.6 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 0.5 cm Length: 1.0 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 0.6 cm Length: 0.9 cm

Description: Seven hundred twenty flowers and two hundred seventy-five buds on sixty-seven inflorescences presented on sixteen pendulous to curvilinear 51.0 cm older growth canes; 120.0 cm x 97.0 cm diameter plant, extremely clean and well grown in a 25.5 cm x 25.5 cm x 15.0 cm wooden slated basket filled with sphagnum moss; flower base color magenta veined darker magenta; spur 0.3 cm x 0.9 cm; anther cap light yellow green; substance medium; texture glossy.
Exhibitor: Renate Schmidt
Fdk. Desert Tenor SVO Burgundy Beauty AM 84 pts.
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Plant Name: Fredclarkeara Desert Tenor 'SVO Burgundy Beauty' AM/AOS 84 pts.
(Morm. Painted Desert x Ctsm. tenebrosum)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 5.5 cm Vertical: 4.0 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 1.4 cm Length: 3.0 cm
Petal Width: 2.0 cm Length: 2.5 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 1.2 cm Length: 3.1 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 2.4 cm Length: 3.0 cm

Description: Sixty-seven flowers on four pendulous inflorescences from a single pseudobulb; flower base color cream-yellow; sepals heavily spotted burgundy with fine spots, veins dark burgundy; petals very heavily spotted burgundy, coalescing proximally, striated vertically; lip central 7/8ths heavily spotted burgundy, coalescing centrally, marginally cream-yellow randomly spotted burgundy, margin finely serrated; substance firm; texture waxy.
Exhibitor: Fred Clarke
Fdk. Enter Light Sunset Valley Orchids AM 80 pts.
© Arthur Pinkers 2013
Plant Name: Fredclarkeara Enter Light 'Sunset Valley Orchids' AM/AOS 80 pts.
(Fdk. After Dark x Ctsm. pileatum)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 5.5 cm Vertical: 4.9 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 1.3 cm Length: 3.9 cm
Petal Width: 2.1 cm Length: 3.7 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 1.5 cm Length: 3.8 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 4.0 cm Length: 3.3 cm

Description: Fifteen flowers on two arched inflorescences; sepals and petals green, pale yellow basally, finely spotted maroon, distally overlaid maroon; lip yellow-green finely spotted maroon basally, margin fimbriate; column cream, spotted burgundy dorsally; substance very firm; texture satin, lip waxy.
Exhibitor: Fred Clarke