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Unread 03-12-2013, 06:02 PM
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Default C. aurantiaca hybrid

This is a cross of (C. forbesii x L. milleri) x C. aurantiaca. The offspring came in all colours from white to rose, yellow, red, red with yellow, white with rose. I picked the red variety from the nursery bench. It is a vigorous healthy grower and very temperature tolerant. For dark red long lasting flowers in february a place with bright light and nights of 10 - 12 degrees of Celsius is best.
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Wow! Great color!

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Great hybrid! And I rarely say that.

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Beautiful color - great pics, too!
Thanks for sharing!
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WOAH! I want one too! Great find!!! The color is awesome!!!
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aurantiaca, red, rose, white, yellow, hybrid

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