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Awarded Peruflora's Cirila Alca for sale

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orchid527

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This is a division of Peruflora's Cirila Alca "Peggy" AM/AOS (83 points, 2015) The plant has several previously bloomed growths and a new one just started. It will bloom on this new growth next spring. This plant is dalessandroi x kovachii, with dalessandroi as the pod parent. I also have a blooming size PCA with kovachii as the pod parent. The prices are $150 for the awarded plant and $50 for the unbloomed plant, or best offer. I will ship bare root by USPS Priority Mail for free. No AK, AZ, CA or OUS. Please get in touch if you are interested, or want additional info. Mike
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Is the awarded plant sold? Also I am curious if you have tried breeding this plant. I have heard these are unfertile?
 

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Is the awarded plant sold? Also I am curious if you have tried breeding this plant. I have heard these are unfertile?
I think the plant is spoken for. Regarding the fertility, I haven't been able to use it either way, but I've only tried 5-6 times with different plants. I've heard others comment about fertility issues. I believe these were dalessandroi (pod) x kovachii (pollen). Perhaps the dalessandroi was tetraploid. I'm pretty sure the kovachii was 2n. I have some with the kovachii as the pod parent. I may keep the best of this group and see if it has fertility issues. Mike
 

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