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Orchid of the Week - Cym. Barrita Brilliance 'Cookies & cream'

Orchid of the Week

This week’s Orchid of the Week is… Cym. Barrita Brilliance ‘Cookies & cream’ Parentage: This is a cross between Cym. Kulnura Incandescence × Cym. Kulnura Star Registered: 2015 The reason why it’s our Orchid of the Week: Cym. Barrita Brilliance ‘Cookies & cream’ is our Orchid of the Week this week. And as Scott Barrie states on his …

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Cym. Sarah Jean 'Ice Cascades'

Orchid of the Week

This week’s Orchid of the week is… Cym. Sarah Jean Parentage: This is a cross between Cym. floribundum × Cym. Sleeping Beauty Registered: 1973 The reason why it’s our Orchid of the Week: Cym. Sarah Jean is probably the most popular and successful miniature pendulous Cymbidium orchid ever. It has been widely awarded since its release, everywhere around …

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Cymbidium mastersi illustrated by Frederick Sander (1847-1920)_ Ori. by New York Public Library

Historically Important Plants – Cymbidium mastersii

This is another in a series of articles relating to historically important plants in the Cymbidium world. Long on my list of Cymbidium species ‘unicorn plants’, Cymbidium mastersii is among the oldest Cymbidiums listed with the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS). First listed with the RHS in 1845, this unique species orchid holds a special place …

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