July 11, 2012 Cattleya
Amethyst Star 'Purple Flame' (C. Mini purple x
C. longipes) AM 80 Exhibited by
James G. Morris Elevation of previous HCC 77
Description: Two flowers well-presented on
one inflorescence, sepals amethyst; petals amethyst, darker amethyst
venation on margins; velvet lip yellow, stippled purple in throat,
side lobes and distal tip overlaid deep purple; substance firm;
texture sparkling. Elevated to AM due to increased size and improved
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