Provisional Awards

Santa Barbara, CA, October 15, 2014

Laelia anceps fma. Lineata SanBar Striata Nana HCC/AOS 77 pts.
© Larry Vierheilig 2014
Plant Name: Laelia anceps fma. lineata 'SanBar Striata Nana' HCC/AOS 77 pts.

Natural Spread Horizontal: 10.9 cm Vertical: 12.5 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 2.0 cm Length: 7.3 cm
Petal Width: 4.0 cm Length: 6.1 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 1.8 cm Length: 6.5 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 2.5 cm Length: 5.2 cm

Description: Seven slightly cupped, star shaped flowers on three 35.0 cm long inflorescences; sepals light lavender; petals light lavender brushed light purple with dark purple striations along margin; lip light lavender, side lobe margins dark purple, midlobe dark purple, throat and callus bright golden yellow veined dark purple; substance firm; texture3 crystalline.
Exhibitor: Santa Barbara Orchid Estate
Aeridovanda Jerry Eckert Rancho Wihakis HCC/AOS 75 pts.
© Larry Vierheilig 2014
Plant Name: Aeridovanda Jerry Eckert 'Rancho Wihakis' HCC/AOS 75 pts.
(Aer. lawrenceae x V. Elaine Taylor)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 5.0 cm Vertical: 5.0 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 1.8 cm Length: 2.0 cm
Petal Width: 1.8 cm Length: 1.6 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 2.2 cm Length: 2.2 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 2.0 cm Length: 3.0 cm

Description: Twenty-one flowers and ten buds on arched inflorescence; sepals and petals yellow splashed pale lavender apically; tri-lobe lip cream, midlobe light rose-lavender margin serrate, slight spur green; column white; substance very firm; texture matte.
Exhibitor: Rick Morgan