Robiquetia-amesiana-Irene-CHM/AOS-2019-10-12***Based on the saccate lip, the colors and patterns all match The Orchids of the Philippines; confirmed  (Nov 2019)***

Judging Center: Northeast

Award Number: 20194336

Award Date: September 21, 2019

Awarded As: Robiquetia amesiana 'Irene' CHM/AOS

Thirty-seven flowers plus 59 mature and 160 immature buds on seven semi-pendulous arched to pendent inflorescences attractively arranged on a 10 cm tall, multi-growth monopodial plant grown in a 12 x 23 cm octagonal wooden basket; oblanceolate leaves 2.0 cm wide by up to 9.5 cm long; sepals and petals cream striped red, dorsal sepal elliptic and slightly concave; lip white, saccate mid lobe outlined purple, distally acuminate; anther cap yellow; substance firm; texture matte; endemic to Phillipines; confirmed by SITF

Syn. Malleola constricta

Plant > Overall length of growth/cane: 8.0 cm

Plant Leaf > number of leaves per growth or cane: 8

Plant > Leaf Length: 7 cm

Plant > Leaf Width: 1.8 cm

Plant > Leaf Margin: entire

Plant > Leaf Shape: oblanceolate

Plant > Leaf petiole length (apex of pseudobulb or stem to leaf base proper): 0

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Length: 6 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Width: 0.5 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Margin: cylindrical

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

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

Inflorescence > Overall Length: 15.0 cm

Inflorescence > Arrangement: raceme

Inflorescence > Distance from base of inflorescence to first bud or branch: 6 cm

Inflorescence > distance between flowers along inflorescence: 0.3 cm

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: 0.5 cm

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: 0.5 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Length: 0.2

Inflorescence > Ovary Width: 0.2

Inflorescence > Ovary Shape: cylindrical

Inflorescence > Ovary Color: cream lightly stippled red

Inflorescence > Ovary Texture: ridges longitudinally

Flower Natural Spread Length: 0.5

Flower Natural Spread Width: 0.4

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 0.2

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 0.2

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 0.3

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 0.4

Flower > Petals Length: 0.4

Flower > Petals Width: 0.2

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 0.8

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 0.3

Flower > Lip or Pouch> characters of lip (calli, spurs, keels, etc.): saccate, very acuminate distally

Flower > Column Length: 0.1

Flower > Column Width: 0.1

Flower > Column Color: yellow

Flower > Anther Cap Color: yellow


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