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Forum: Identification Forum 07-11-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 296
Posted By PaphMadMan
Also, no Pandori registered.

Also, no Pandori registered.
Forum: Identification Forum 07-10-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 296
Posted By PaphMadMan
Pandoli is not a registered hybrid name, or part...

Pandoli is not a registered hybrid name, or part of one. It might be a cultivar name 'Pandoli' (single quotes) that should be after a registered name, but there is no official record of those in...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 06-24-2019, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 546
Posted By PaphMadMan
Yes, it does look a like it will be a flower. ...

Yes, it does look a like it will be a flower. Keikis can be a bit mixed up sometimes, developing from tissue that was intended to spike/flowers. It won't hurt anything to let it develop, but it...
Forum: Cattleya Alliance 06-21-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 611
Posted By PaphMadMan
New one for me, and that doesn't happen very...

New one for me, and that doesn't happen very often in the Catt alliance. Thanks for posting. A temp tolerant mini-mini Catt relative will be worth looking for.

My first thought seeing it was...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 06-14-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 772
Posted By PaphMadMan
Malaxis has sympodial growth. That means each...

Malaxis has sympodial growth. That means each new growth normally comes from rhizome at the base of the plant. This growth was probably nearly full grown already, so the normal growth cycle was not...
Forum: Identification Forum 06-13-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 541
Posted By PaphMadMan
Epidendrum peperomia, though you may more often...

Epidendrum peperomia, though you may more often find it under the synonym Epidendrum porpax.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 06-12-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 890
Posted By PaphMadMan
Since lateral means "on the side", the terms are...

Since lateral means "on the side", the terms are interchangeable, of course. Tri-lobed is usually used where the lateral lobes are particularly prominent. Compare Encyclia alata with Encyclia...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 06-11-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 890
Posted By PaphMadMan
Lateral lobe is correct, and it doesn't matter if...

Lateral lobe is correct, and it doesn't matter if they are fused to the middle lobe or visibly separate, rolled or flat, they are still lateral lobes.
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 06-06-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 593
Posted By PaphMadMan
Bc. Richard Mueller is B. nodosa x C. milleri, so...

Bc. Richard Mueller is B. nodosa x C. milleri, so has fairly small flowers. Very popular and easily grown. Hybrids from Bc. Richard Mueller tend to have clusters of smallish flowers with spots and...
Forum: Scientific Matters 06-06-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 867
Posted By PaphMadMan
Yes, there are official rules for naming...

Yes, there are official rules for naming cultivars. They can be found in International Code of Nomenclature for Cultivated Plants...
Forum: Orchids in Bloom 06-05-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 593
Posted By PaphMadMan
Nice one. What's the flower size? Should be...

Nice one. What's the flower size? Should be larger than the typical Bc. Richard Mueller hybrid.

BTW - Correctly Brassocattleya (Bc.) Sunset Glory, or formerly Blc. Sunset Glory.
Forum: Beginner Discussion 06-05-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 756
Posted By PaphMadMan
As others said, general identification to genus...

As others said, general identification to genus or at least alliance should be possible. With flowers, most species can probably be identified, but few hybrids will be certain.

Pictures showing...
Forum: Pleurothallis Alliance 06-04-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 712
Posted By PaphMadMan
A very nice form of Masd. veitchiana, by one of...

A very nice form of Masd. veitchiana, by one of the world's premier cultural treasures, in a truly spectacular natural location. No, I'm not the least bit impressed or envious. Nope. Not at all. ...
Forum: Scientific Matters 06-03-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 915
Posted By PaphMadMan
The changed hybrid (whether truly a heritable...

The changed hybrid (whether truly a heritable mutant or not) is definitely a member of the grex in terms of sharing the grex name. The change(s) most likely could have happened just as easily in a...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 06-03-2019, 03:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 654
Posted By PaphMadMan
What you need to look for is Ons. (Oncostele,...

What you need to look for is Ons. (Oncostele, formerly Colmanara) Wildcat. That is the registered name. All Ons. Wildcats will need the same care. Cultivar names in 'single quotes' are not...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 06-03-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 728
Posted By PaphMadMan
Seconding Roberta's reply... For a plant...

Seconding Roberta's reply...

For a plant like Sharry Baby that isn't particularly sensitive to changes in environment, it may actually prolong the life of the flowers to bring it inside where they...
Forum: Scientific Matters 06-03-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 915
Posted By PaphMadMan
The definition of "cultivar" from International...

The definition of "cultivar" from International Code of Nomenclature for Cultivated Plants:

A cultivar, as a taxon, is an assemblage of plants that
(a) has been selected for a particular...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-30-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,048
Posted By PaphMadMan
At least one reason that mericlones tend to show...

At least one reason that mericlones tend to show mutations, especially over multiple cloning cycles:

In any organism there are mutations happening all the time, we just usually don't see them. ...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-29-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,048
Posted By PaphMadMan
We are in agreement. Sorry if there was any...

We are in agreement. Sorry if there was any ambiguity. A cultivar is created when one plant is singled out and named. Usually that is a sexually propagated single plant, but the one awarded and...
Forum: Beginner Discussion 05-28-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,048
Posted By PaphMadMan
Cultivars are not created equal in all types of...

Cultivars are not created equal in all types of plants, and short general definitions of the word cultivar may miss this. Orchid cultivars are asexually propagated, and no matter how that...
Forum: Oncidium/Odontoglossum Alliance 05-24-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 511
Posted By PaphMadMan
Many Oncidium type species and hybrids have this...

Many Oncidium type species and hybrids have this general appearance. Gomesa flexuosa (Oncidium flexuosum) is one common one, but there are many others. Knowing the size of the flowers, a good clear...
Forum: Hybrids 05-24-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 515
Posted By PaphMadMan
If the plant isn't healthy enough to bloom, it...

If the plant isn't healthy enough to bloom, it won't continue to bloom. "Blooming itself to death" or "Trying to bloom before it dies" are 98% myth, and 99% excuse for poor culture. And 8elieve me,...
Forum: Identification Forum 05-17-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 838
Posted By PaphMadMan
C. Chocolate Drop would usually be uniformly...

C. Chocolate Drop would usually be uniformly bifoliate (2 leaves) with tall thin upright pseudobulbs, and broader leaves than this.

This looks like a Brassavola x Cattleya type hybrid to me. ...
Forum: Oncidium/Odontoglossum Alliance 05-17-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 611
Posted By PaphMadMan
Good advice so far, but I'll make it even simpler...

Good advice so far, but I'll make it even simpler for you. Just put this pot and all into a suitably sized basket with no additional moss or anything. Plenty of sun, water well but let it dry...
Forum: Identification Forum 05-17-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 602
Posted By PaphMadMan
The plant appears to be too compact to be...

The plant appears to be too compact to be Rhyncattleanthe Cherry Kiss as sbrofio suggests.

There is no registered hybrid called Black Cherry Kiss or Black Cherry in the Cattleya alliance. I...
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