Judging Center: Northeast

Award Number: 20194330

Award Date: August 17, 2019

Awarded As: Coelogyne odoardi 'Irene' CHM/HCC/AOS`

Thirty-seven lovely stellate flowers alternately arranged and beautifully displayed on three pendulous inflorescences bearing deep brown bracts at the point where each flower emerges; robust plant grown in a moss filled 15 cm square basket; sepals and petals start out light rust then become old gold as flowers mature; lip white striped mahogany centrally, deep mahogany marginally, triangular yellow spot apically; column white; anther cap white, yellow on margins; a beautifully colored flower in a genus known mostly for its ivory white flowers; this cultivar also received at this judging an HCC/AOS (Award 20194331); native to Borneo; confirmed by SITF

Purchased from Ooi Long Sun, Malaysia

leaves coriaceous; inflorescence terminal, pendulous

Dudley Clayton - The Genus Coelogyne, 2002 pp. 143-4, p. 235

Plant > Overall length of growth/cane: 25 to 50 cm

Plant Leaf > number of leaves per growth or cane: 2

Plant > Leaf Length: 26.0 cm

Plant > Leaf Width: 6.5 cm

Plant > Leaf Margin: entire

Plant > Leaf Shape: ovo-lanceolate

Plant > Leaf petiole length (apex of pseudobulb or stem to leaf base proper): 6.0 - 7.0 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Length: 9.0 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Width: 3.5 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Margin: ovate

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul distance between growths along rhizome:: aggregate

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

Inflorescence > Overall Length: 39 cm

Inflorescence > Arrangement: raceme

Inflorescence > Distance from base of inflorescence to first bud or branch: 14.0 cm

Inflorescence > distance between flowers along inflorescence: 2.0 cm

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: 2.0 cm

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: 2.0 cm

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Length: 2.5 cm

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Width: 1.1 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Length: 1.0 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Width: 0.2 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Shape: cylinder

Inflorescence > Ovary Color: green, dark chestnut hairs

Inflorescence > Ovary Texture: hirsute

Flower Natural Spread Length: 6.3 cm

Flower Natural Spread Width: 7.5 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 4.0 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 1.5 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 4.1 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 1.3 cm

Flower > Petals Length: 3.5 cm

Flower > Petals Width: 0.5 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 3.2 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 1.1 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch> characters of lip (calli, spurs, keels, etc.): keels, bristles proximally

Flower > Column Length: 2.4 cm

Flower > Column Width: 0.8 cm

Flower > Column Color: pale ivory

Flower > Anther Cap Color: pale ivory


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