Judging Center: Great Plains Judging Center

Award Number: 20243563

Award Date: March 16, 2024

Awarded As: Gastrochilus minutiflorus 'Bryon' CBR

Nine flowers on 2 inflorescences to 2.0 cm long, inflorescences pendant , arising from base of mature leaf sheaths; plant pendant, 12.0 cm wide x 11.0 cm long, grown on a 7.5 cm wide x 9.6 cm long cedar shingle with sphagnum moss; stem repent, 0.5 cm wide; largest leaf 2cm wide x 7cm long, falcate, leathery, green spotted purple-violet with leathery sheath encircling stem, sheaths to 0.5 cm wide x 1.3 cm long; roots 0.2 cm wide, surface of root velamen warty, root tips lime green; small flowers generally translucent green overlaid yellow with plum red speckling; dorsal sepal obovate; petals obovate, acuminate; lateral sepals oblanceolate; lip epichile triangular, white overlaid bright yellow centrally, with faint plum red marking showing through from abaxial surface, margin erose, hypochile saccate, white overlaid bright yellow with faint plum red speckling on basal interior of pouch and abaxial surface, margins entire, plum red; column stout, light yellow overlaid light plum red speckling; anther cap translucent pale yellow; ovary terete, light green, plum red speckling longitudinally, 0.1 cm wide x 0.5 cm long; substance firm, texture beaded; fragrance noted; species native to Vietnam and Yunnan province of China; ID by SITF ___________________.

Plant came from Wenqing Perner in China

Plant > Overall length of growth/cane: 11.0

Plant Leaf > number of leaves per growth or cane: 6

Plant > Leaf Length: 7.0

Plant > Leaf Width: 2.0

Plant > Leaf Margin: smooth

Plant > Leaf Shape: falcate

Inflorescence > Overall Length: 2.0

Inflorescence > Ovary Length: 0.5cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Width: 0.1

Inflorescence > Ovary Shape: terete

Inflorescence > Ovary Color: light green with plum red speckling longitudinally

Inflorescence > Ovary Texture: smooth

Flower Natural Spread Length: 0.7

Flower Natural Spread Width: 1.0cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 0.45

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 0.25

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 0.45

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 0.25

Flower > Petals Length: 0.35

Flower > Petals Width: 0.15

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 0.6

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 0.5

Flower > Column Color: light yellow overlaid light plum red

Flower > Anther Cap Color: translucent pale yellow



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