Cattleya mossiae alba

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dodidoki

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just asking - how do you know its not a hybrid?
I suppose that i mixed tags during repotting.I did not buy hybrid plant but bought mossiae alba.Now some of my mossiaes in bud and lip reminds me to mossiae.
 

geoffsharris

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You should be able to tell straight away from the smell. Percivaliana is a bit spicy and not very floral. Mossiae is much more floral. Percivalliana also is a pretty orangy yellow vs. lighter yellow for mossiae. A bit out of bloom season for either.
 

NEslipper

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I like it, the alba form of this species is still on my wish list. Must be very fragrant!
 

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