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Phalaenopsis IDs

Posted by Pallas_Athena 10 (My Page) on
Mon, Jul 14, 14 at 1:16

Can anyone tell me the breeds/hybrids of the two new phalaenopsis I purchased? They're quite lovely, and I'd like to know as much as I can about them! I also have another one that is white with small purple dots which I think is a harlequin.


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RE: Phalaenopsis IDs

  • Posted by arthurm Sydney, NSW AUST (My Page) on
    Mon, Jul 14, 14 at 3:17

For some reason this thread got stuck opening pics. It is fine now.
In any case what you are asking is just about impossible.
There are more than 23900 Phalaenopsis hybrids registered by the Royal Horticultural Society at Kew. Your only hope is that your orchids are widely distributed mericlones (copies) and someone will recognise them.


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RE: Phalaenopsis IDs

I'd bet some $$$ on the top one being Baldan's Kaleidoscope...

Here is a link that might be useful: Phal


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RE: Phalaenopsis IDs

You would win your bet, I have it and th minute I saw it I rconized it its a real beauty, mine came with a tag.Velleta


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Baldan's Kaleidoscope 'Golden Treasure' AM/AOS

The second phal looks familiar to me can't place a name. It has Phal. equestris in it.


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