Cattleya hybrid 'Aksel's Prize'

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Guldal

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My son, Aksel, won this plant in a tombola at an orchid show a couple of years ago. It's been a reliable bloomer ever since.
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It came without a name tag, so I'm completely at a loss about the grex. Does anybody dare to offer a conjecture, no matter how speculative ('Ray', I know!;)) this entreprise might be?
 
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That Catt. has a lovely yellow gold that's quite eye catching. Does
it have a scent?
 

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I like it, no name or not.
 

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Whats a 'tombola'?
Merriam-Webster has the following definition:

"chiefly British
: a raffle in which usually numbered tickets are drawn at random from a revolving drum with prizes awarded to those drawing tickets that match numbers preassigned to a prize"
 

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Nice golden Catt flowers, very eye catching.

a raffle! Never heard the word before. Thanks.
Tombola is strictly British English, though we have the same word in German too, therefore you couldn't hear it before in Australia.
 

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Tombola is strictly British English, though we have the same word in German too..
It's the same word in danish, too, and used in daily language.
I don't know whether the word nowadays for brits have a slightly archaic tone, belonging to a world of country fetes, church bazaars, or perhaps Midsomer Murders? ;)
 

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We use it still. It is often associated with school fêtes and other smaller charitable events rather than more commercial or larger events where raffle would be more commonly used.
 

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In Belgiumthe act of selling tickets by an association or a club with a financial interest is also called a tombola. Not all tickets are generally winners ....
 

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