Judging Center: Toronto
Award Number: 20196271
Award Date: September 28, 2019
Awarded As: Phalaenopsis deliciosa ssp deliciosa (white form)
Six flowers and five buds on two gracefully arched, branched inflorescences to 13.5cm with a third immature inflorescence on a well grown 9cm x 12cm six leaved plant mounted on an 8.5cm x 6.0cm cork slab; leaves elliptical-lanceolate, margins undulate to 3.0cm x 7cm, green, reticulated darker green; flowers crystalline white; sepals and petals obovate; lip trilobed, midlobe acute reniform, side-lobes obovate, soft yellow proximally, 0.2-cm mentum soft yellow internally; column and anther cap white, pollinia soft yellow; substance firm; texture crystalline; recognized for clear white color and charming presentation; ID confirmed by SITF.
Presented as deliciosa forma alba, but according to KEW it is deliciosa ss deliciosa, so we would need to include 'white form' .
Flower Natural Spread Length: 1.4 cm
Flower Natural Spread Width: 1.2 cm
Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 0.6 cm
Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 0.4 cm
Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 0.6 cm
Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 0.4 cm
Flower > Petals Length: 0.6 cm
Flower > Petals Width: o.4 cm
Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 0.9 cm
Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 1.4 cm