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September 06, 2014

Maxillaria confusa 2





Award 20133091  FCJC

Bulbophyllum cumingii






Bulbophyllum cumingii (Lindl.) Rchb.f. in W.G.Walpers, Ann. Bot. Syst. 6: 261 (1861).

This name is accepted.
Award 20142315 Pacific Central 


September 04, 2014

Camaridium vittariifolium


Camaridium vittariifolium, CHM 81 pts.

Measurements & Description
No. Flowers:
No. Buds:
No. of Inflor:
150
20
170
Nat Spr H:
Nat Spr V:
Dors Sep. W:
Dors Sep. L:
0.5
0.5
0.1
0.4
Petal W:
Petal L:
Lat Sep. W:
Lat Sep. L:
0.1
0.5
0.1
0.6
Synsepal W:
Synsepal L:
Lip W:
Lip L:
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.3
Pouch W:
Pouch L:
0.0
0.0
Description, including number of flowers, buds and inflorescences:
Approximately 150 flowers, 20 buds on a diminutive plant with 170 inflorescences, flowers displayed just above the foliage, compact plant grown on a piece of wood with small 0.6 x 1.0 cm pseudobulbs with 5 cm thin leaves emerging from the pseudobulbs apically, flowers with 5 cm pedicel; flowers white, lip white, midlobe bright orange; substance firm; texture waxy; species Costa Rican, ID by Franco Pupulin.





September 01, 2014

Bulbophyllum tricanaliferum

award # 2014 3765  Mid atlantic


Bulbophyllum tricanaliferum J.J.Sm., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 12: 398 (1913).

This name is accepted.

Vanda arcuata





Vanda arcuata J.J.Sm., Bull. Dép. Agric. Indes Néerl. 5: 35 (1907).
This name is accepted.




20133181 FCJC

Vanda arcuata, award 20133181, has been confirmed to be  Vanda arcuata by SITF (Sept 2014). 

Encyclia belizensis


Encyclia belizensis (Rchb.f.) Schltr., Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 36(2): 471 (1918).This name is a synonym.
Accepted Name:Encyclia alata subsp. virella Dressler & G.E.Pollard, Phytologia 21: 436 (1971).

Award 20133197  FCJC

Coelogyne mossiae has been determined to be (most likely) the widely cultivated C. Unchained Melody





Award 20132969Award 20132969  FCJC

Coelogyne mossiae, award 20132969, has been determined to be (most likely) the widely cultivated C. Unchained Melody by SITF (April 2012). This is sold all over with various names. This is an interesting article from Australia: 
http://www.oscov.asn.au/articles3/coelogyne.htm

And this about the naming history:
http://www.itctel.com/orchids/Coelogyne%20Intermedia.html