July 5, 2017
20171272
C. purpurata fma. sanguinea 'Phyllis'
species
HCC 78
Exhibited by Paul and Phyllis Chim
  Measurements in cm.
 Ns  16.3  nsv  15.6
 Dsw  2.0  dsl  9.9
 Pw  4.3  pl  9.3
 Lsw  1.8  lsl  9.4
 Lipw  4.2  lipl  7.1
 # flwrs

3
 # buds

0
 # infl

1

 Description: Three large, bright purple flowers held high on one inflorescence; sepals cream, heaily overlaid purple, striped darker purple; petals cream, overlaid purple, striped darker purple midrib with cross-hatching stripes on margins; ruffled lip white, throat with purple striations, deep rich velvety purple on side lobes and distal tip; substance light; texture diamond dust.

 

Note: all awards are considered provisional until published in the Orchids Plus. Pictures are not the award slides. Descriptions subject to revision in final publication. Copyright © California Sierra Nevada Judging Center 2017.

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