Sudamerlycaste (Ida) rikii determined to be be Sudamerlycaste (Ida) jimenezi

Sudamerlycaste (Ida) rikii determined to be be Sudamerlycaste (Ida) jimenezi


















Award number: 20165818 pnw


Name:  Sudamerlycaste (Ida)
rikii ‘Eleonora’ CHM/AOS


Parents: species










































Horizontal / Width


Vertical / Length


Natural Spread


6.3


11.7


Dorsal Sepal


2.9


8.6


Petals


2.0


6.4


Lateral Sepals


2.5


8.6


Lip / Pouch


1.9


3.7















Description:





Eight nodding, pale apple green flowers and two buds on 10
inflorescences, up to 29 cm long; sepals suffused apple green on distal
two-thirds; dorsal sepal porrect, lateral sepal sickle shaped, mentum pale
apple green, petals cupped; lip midlobe fimbriated , deep apple green
centrally, crest concave, five keels proximally, side lobes deep apple green;
column cream; substance heavy, texture waxy.





Note: There is a prior award # 2009-5063 for Ida rikii CHM/AOS where
the flowers are described as ivory, sepals and petals flushed palest ice green
on distal two-thirds, lip flushed yellow centrally.  The color is distinctly different between
these two plants.





Sudamerlycaste (Ida) rikii, award 20165818, has been
determined to be be Sudamerlycaste (Ida) jimenezii by SITF (Dec 2016). 



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