Paphiopedilum-coccineum-2018-10-07***confirmed (Oct 2018)***

Judging Center: National Capital Judging Center

Award Number: 20184800

Award Date: January 06, 2018

Awarded As: Paphiopedilum coccineum

From: Valerie Lowe, Chair, National Capital Judging Center
Date: March30, 2017

Plant awarded at National Capital Center Judging in Washington DC on January 6, 2018 as:
20184800 – Paphiopedilum coccineum, CHM/83

Info found:
WCSP: Accepted Paphiopedilum coccineum Perner & R.Herrm., Orchidee (Hamburg) 51: 623 (2000).
Distribution: Vietnam

This name is Accepted by:
• Koopowitz, H. (2012). An updated, annotated checklist of the genus Paphiopedilum. Orchid Digest 76: 178-215.

And in IOSPE:

Description from entry form: Three flowers on three 15-cm inflorescences; on a 30-cm diameter, compact, miniature plant; pinched, hooded dorsal sepal white, centrally dark red brown; synsepal yellow green; ruffled petals yellow green, red brown centrally; pouch yellow green, red brown centrally; staminode yellow; dark yellow boss; substance heavy, texture waxy. Awarded for compact miniature habit and anthocyanin pigmentation in the flowers.

Plant > Overall length of growth/cane: 30

Plant > Leaf Length: 7

Plant > Leaf Width: 1.5

Plant > Leaf Margin: ENTIRE

Inflorescence > Overall Length: 15.5

Inflorescence > Arrangement: TERMINAL

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Length: 3.0

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Width: 2.0

Flower Natural Spread Length: 7.2

Flower Natural Spread Width: 7.8

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 6.5

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 3.5

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 4

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 2.2

Flower > Petals Length: 4.9

Flower > Petals Width: 1.5

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 4.5

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 2.6


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