Paph-guangdongense-(synonym-for-Paph-gratrixianum-var-guangdongense-2018-11-21***Based on the shape of the staminode, this is not Paph gratrixianum var. guangdondense (Nov 2019)***

Judging Center: Northeast

Award Number: 20185324

Award Date: November 02, 2018

Awarded As: Paph. guangdongense (synonym for Paph. gratrixianum var. guangdongense

One well-proportioned, attractively colored flower on an 18.7 cm staked inflorescence on a beautifully grown 33 cm wide by 23.5 cm tall plant; leaves entire, dark green, linear and conduplicate, 2 cm wide by up to 18 cm long; dorsal sepal white, soft apple green basally, diffuse grape-purple vertically to mid point, recurved basally, flared distally; synsepal soft apple green, two vertical grape-purple veins basally; distally undulate petals soft yellow-green, lightly tessellated copper-brown, inferior margins ciliate dark brown basally; pouch soft yellow-green, suffused copper; staminode soft yellow green, umbal golden-yellow; substance medium; texture satin; native to the Guangdong region of mainland China; confirmed by SITF

Plant > Overall length of growth/cane: 36 cm leaf span

Plant Leaf > number of leaves per growth or cane: 5

Plant > Leaf Length: up to 18 cm

Plant > Leaf Width: 2 cm

Plant > Leaf Margin: entire

Plant > Leaf Shape: linear

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul distance between growths along rhizome:: none

Plant >Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Root Tip Color: non-visible

Inflorescence > Overall Length: 14 cm

Inflorescence > Arrangement: single flowered, ascending

Inflorescence > Distance from base of inflorescence to first bud or branch: 14 cm

Inflorescence > distance between flowers along inflorescence: none

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: 5 cm

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: 5 cm

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Length: 3 cm

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Width: 1 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Length: 4 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Width: 0.6 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Shape: triangular

Inflorescence > Ovary Color: green

Inflorescence > Ovary Texture: matte, burgundy hairs

Flower Natural Spread Length: 7 cm

Flower Natural Spread Width: 8 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 5.5 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 3.8 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 4 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 2.5 cm

Flower > Petals Length: 5 cm

Flower > Petals Width: 1.8 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 4 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 2.5 cm

Flower > Column Length: 0.5 cm

Flower > Column Width: 0.3 cm

Flower > Column Color: yellow, burgundy hairs

Flower > Anther Cap Color: yellow green, umbal golden yellow


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