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Default C. chocoensis

C. chocoensis is seldom grown here. I got this plant several years ago. It blooms in winter regularly.
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That is a beautiful flower. The color and form is very interesting. The inner lip coloring too.
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I could imagine that bloom emerging from the mist, deep in a humid tropical forest... its absolutely beautiful!!!
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Beautiful classic white! Good job.
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Mine has been open for about a week, but not nearly as wide as yours. But, oh the smell, just luscious.

I also have two more sheaths, so I should be good for the next month... lol
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btw pheli, I see you are using the secondary name to the quadricolor. Here is an article about its nomenclature...

Cattleya quadricolor | Chadwick and Son Orchids
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Lovely. I really love this species.

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Thanks for all the kind words.
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btw pheli, I see you are using the secondary name to the quadricolor. Here is an article about its nomenclature...

Cattleya quadricolor | Chadwick and Son Orchids
Thanks. It came with the tag written the name.
So I adopted it and did not change it to the name, C. quadricolor.
It is a charming species, but seldom sold here in my area.
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Very nice species!
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