Provisional Awards

San Diego, CA, May 5, 2015

Dracula Raven Nick Braemer AM 85pts
© Arnold Gum 2015
Plant Name: Dracula Raven 'Nick Braemer' AM/AOS 85 pts.
(Drac. vampira x Drac. roezlii)

Natural Spread Horizontal: 7.5 cm Vertical: 24.0 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 3.1 cm Length: 13.1 cm
Petal Width: 0.2 cm Length: 0.6 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 0.2 cm Length: 12.3 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 1.4 cm Length: 2.1 cm

Description: Two large, well presented flowers on two inflorescences; dorsal sepal dark cordovan brown with light yellow flares and bold venation radiating basally; lateral sepals dark cordovan brown minutely tessellated cream on basal third; lip light pink with darker pink venation radiating to margin; column light green; substance medium; texture matte.
Exhibitor: Betty Kelepecz
Dryadella cristata DMH AM 83pts
© Arnold Gum 2015
Plant Name: Dryadella cristata 'DMH' AM/AOS 83 pts.

Natural Spread Horizontal: 0.9 cm Vertical: 1.3 cm
Dorsal Sepal
Width: 0.4 cm Length: 0.9 cm
Petal Width: 0.3 cm Length: 0.2 cm
Lateral Sepal (Synsepal): Width: 0.4 cm Length: 0.7 cm
Lip (Pouch): Width: 0.2 cm Length: 0.2 cm

Description: Four Flowers and one bud on five Inflorescences; sepal translucent white proximally, yellow-green distally, spotted and barred red-brown distally apex yellow; petals light green proximally, deep brown distally; lip green-brown; column lavender, anther cap white; substance medium; texture matte.
Exhibitor: David Helt