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American Orchid Society, Silver Certificate, 87

Orchid Extravaganza
     
Exhibited by:      Orchid Society of Western Pennsylvania

Description:          
A pleasing 100 square foot display of superbly grown orchids place
around a gently falling water feature, all placed in an idyllic woodland
setting; groups of whites, lavenders, orange and yellow direct the eye to
individual orchids in various sections of the exhibit.
Paph. PROVISIONAL, AM, 81

Clone: Spring Sun

Parentage: Kenglow x Elfstone

Exhibited by: Marriott Orchids
               
Description:          
One flat flower on one 11-cm inflorescence; dorsal sepal medium-green, longitudinally
veined darker green, edged white; synsepal light green veined slightly darker green;
exceptionally wide petals chartreuse veined light green, small terminal notch; pouch
uniform yellow-green, staminode yellow; substance firm; texture glossy; asymmetrical  
notch of dorsal sepal precluded higher score.
Dimensions in centimeters:                      Horz.              Vert.
Natural Spread:                                      13.2               10.3          
Dorsal Sepal:                                          10.0                6.8
Petal:                                                        6.1                7.0
Lateral Sepal (Syn):                                   8.0                5.5
Lip (Pouch):                                              3.6                5.0  
Paph. PROVISIONAL, AM, 80

Clone: Afterglow

Parentage: Franz Glanz x Alchemy

Exhibited by:  Marriott Orchids
                               
Description:          
One bright yellow flower on a 21-cm inflorescence; dorsal sepal creamy yellow
apically, bright yellow basally; synsepal yellow veined green; petals and pouch yellow;
substance firm; dorsal sepal and synsepal matte, petals and pouch glossy.

Dimensions in centimeters:                       Horz.              Vert.
Natural Spread:                                       12.2                9.4          
Dorsal Sepal:                                            7.0                 6.2
Petal:                                                        5.2                 6.6
Lateral Sepal (Syn):                                  7.6                 6.0
Lip (Pouch):                                             2.9                 6.2
Paph. Dark Destiny, AM, 88

Clone:                  

Parentage: Montagnard x Black Wizard

Exhibited by: Marriott Orchids
               
Description:          
One exceptionally well-formed deeply colored flower and one immature flower on two
32-cm inflorescences; dorsal sepal burgundy veined dark burgundy, more intensely
colored on basal third, 2-mm white edge; synsepal light green centrally, sparsely veined
burgundy, suffused burgundy on outer 1-cm; petals burgundy veined darker burgundy
on superior half, longitudinally stippled dark burgundy along veins on inferior half; pouch
burgundy; substance medium-firm; texture waxy.  Awarded for depth of color and
superior form for the cross.

Dimensions in centimeters:                       Horz.              Vert.
Natural Spread:                                      13.6               10.2          
Dorsal Sepal:                                           7.3                 6.5
Petal:                                                       3.7                7.4
Lateral Sepal (Syn):                                6.2                 6.4
Lip (Pouch):                                           3.3                 6.0
Rth. Afternoon Delight, CCM, 82

Clone:                  

Parentage: Rlc. Em Green x Rth. Orange Nugget

Exhibited by: Sheila and Michael Nathanson
               
Description:          
Twenty six eye-catching tangerine flowers and three buds on nine inflorescences evenly
distributed around a 76-cm wide x 32-cm tall well-grown plant in a 33-cm pot;
substance firm; texture matte.

Dimensions in centimeters:                        Horz.             Vert.
Natural Spread:                                         9.4                10.1          
Dorsal Sepal:                                             2.0                 6.3
Petal:                                                        3.8                 6.1
Lateral Sepal (Syn):                                  2.2                 7.1
Lip (Pouch):                                             3.8                 5.7