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Default C. violacea var. semi-alba 'Icabaru'

This is one of my favorite cattleyas in my collection. It is a mericlone that I received from a friend in Japan 4-5 years ago. The colors on the flowers are very striking.


C. violacea var. semi-alba 'Icabaru' by hawaiiansunshine, on Flickr
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I think this is the most beautiful Cattleya I've ever seen. I'll be looking out for it.
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That is very nice!

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I've never been particularly a Catt person, but that is absolutely gorgeous.
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Breathtaking!!!
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That's amazing! Absolutely stunning! I find these difficult to grow and bloom. You've gown this one very well.
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I love it when you post pics of this one Mel! Thanks!
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Fantastic.

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OMG I loooooooooooove it!!
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