1983 & 1984

 



 

 

Award 303
Ansellia africana cv Mont Millais 

AM/SAOC 83%
 

Judged by TOS on 8 October 1984

Ns 60 mm; Ds 11 x 32  mm; Ps 16 x 25 mm; Ls 12 x 30 ; Lip 12 x 30  mm.
 

3 spikes with 143 flowers and 47 buds. Spike length between 40 and 370 mm.

Well grown plant with beautifully marked flowers. Some doubt regarding name. Yellow with green base colour with heavy chocolate coloured markings.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 



 

 

Award  251  
Cymbidium Golden Boy 'Blommefees' 

HCC/SAOC 79%

(C. Pixie Moor 'Cedargrove' x C. Wallara 'Gold Nugget').
 

Judged by TOS on 13 September 1984

Ns 119 mm; Ds 43 x 85 mm; Ps 36 x 76 mm; Ls 44 x 73  ; Lip 35 x 45 mm.
 

1 spike with 9 flowers.

Beautiful yellow blooms with red band on lip. Flowers slightly small but insufficient flowers for mid-season yellow. Blooms well formed.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 



 


Award  239

Paphiopedilum Dusky Maiden cv. Mont Millais 

AM/SAOC 81%

(P. Sophomore x P Susan Tucker)
 

Judged by TOS on 1 June 1984.

Ns 90 mm; Ds 75 x 58  mm; Ps 38 x 60  mm; Ss 50 x 62 mm ; Pouch 28 x 48 mm.
 

A well-shaped, good-sized flower on a tall stem.Base colour lime-green fading to white, delicately overlaid with red tesselations, creating a dusky-pink appearance overall. One spike with one flower, the spike is 310 mm tall.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 

 


Award  238
  
Wilsonara  Unregistered Grex cv. Witrivier 

HCC/SAOC 79%

(Odcm. Tiger Butter x Oda. Olympic Flame).
 

Judged by TOS on 26 May 1984

Ns 81 mm; Ds 25 x 39 mm; Ps 26 x 38 mm; Ls 24 x 43 ; Lip 24 x 33 mm.
 

Excellent flat flowers. A pleasing yellow-and-tan colour combination although not intense. One spike held 24 flowers and one bud, was 790 mm long. The other spike had five buds only. 

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 

 


Award 237
  
Odontioda Aviewood cv. Witrivier 

HCC/SAOC 75%

(Oda. Aviemore x Odm. Whitewood).
 

Judged by TOS on 26 May 1984

Ns 86 mm; Ds 31 x 47 mm; Ps 35 x 47 mm; Ls 31 x 50 ; Lip 30 x 40 mm.
 

A well-coloured flower with good substance and texture. The flowers were a bit crowded on the spike and they could have been flatter. There were two spikes - one, 705 mm long, held 13 flowers; the other 11 buds.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen

 


Award 229

Paphiopedilum Huddle 

AM/SAOC 82%

(P. Hellas x F.C. Puddle').
 

Judged by TOS on 28 June 1984

Ns 100 mm; Ds 69 x 54  mm; Ps 36 x 58  mm; Ss 46 x 46   ; Pouch 28 x 45 mm.
 

A very nice flower. Superb form and colour for its breeding. Good long stem, presenting the flower very well. Two spikes with two flowers. Stem legth 180 mm.
RHS Chart. Sepals 155D and 159D, Ivory overlay and spots on green centre 160D. Petals 159D and 160D with 182A spots. Pouch 160D.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 



 

 

Award  227  
Oncidium  Varimyre 

HCC/SAOC 78%

(O. Sulamyre x O. varicosum).
 

Judged by TOS on 26 April 1984

Ns 60 mm; Ds 7 x 13 mm; Ps 12 x 17 mm; Ls 12 x 13 ; Lip 60 x 47 mm.
 

The plant made a wonderful overall impression. The flowers have a clear colour but there is a big variation in form between the individual flowers. Four spikes with 182 flowers and one bud. Tallest spike 1 180 mm.
RHS Chart. Base colour of sepals, petals and lip 6A with 166C on sepals and petals.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.


 

Award  219
Paphiopedilum Transvaal cv. Jubilee 

AM/SAOC 80%

(P. rothschildianum x P chamberlainianum).
 

Judged by TOS on 27 February 1984

Ns 190 mm; Ds 54 x 60 mm; Ps 12 x 115 mm; Ss 34 x 56 mm; Pouch 26 x 61 mm.
 

A striking flower, but recurving of the dorsaland ventral speals were distracting. Large flower, but segments narrow.One 560 mm spike with 3 flowers and 1 bud. 
RHS Chart. Base 160A with 183C markings. Petals 11D, coloured spots 183C. Pouch 64A dark purplish-green.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.



Award  206

Paphiopedilum Berenice cv. Boston 

HCC/SAOC 78%

(P. lowii x P. roebelinii).
 

Judged by TOS on 27 October 1983

Ns 150 mm; Ds 40 x 55 mm; Ps 10 x 130 mm; Ss 38 x 50 ; Pouch 22 x 40 mm.
 

Beautiful satiny texture with smooth dark colour. Flowers slightly asymmetrical. Many previous awards in this grex. One 540 mm spike with 4 flowers and one bud. 
RHS Chart. Sepals 145C with overlay and veining 178A grey-red. Petals 185A greyed-purple, middle 145C with spots 185A. Pouch 185A greyed/purple, smooth and solid. Staminode light green. 

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 

 

Award  177   
Odontocidium Ryoko Miyamoto cv. Malelane 

HCC/SAOC 79%

(O. tigrinum x Odm. Stropheon).
 

Judged by TOS on 30 April 1983

Ns 70 mm; Ds 24 x 37 mm; Ps 30 x 40 mm; Ls 24 x 41mm ; Lip 31 x 33 mm.
 

Flowers with excellent good substance and strong contrasting and clearly defined colour. A weak spike that nodded at the tip and somewhat crowding of the flowers prevented it from getting a higher award. One spike with 8 flowers and 5 buds, 840 mm in length.
RHS Chart. Tepals ground 8D, mottled with 187B and tipped with 186D. Lip ground 8D and apron and crest 15B.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.


 

Award 176   
Odontocidium Ryoko Miyamoto cv. Klippekol 

HCC/SAOC 76%

Judged by TOS on 30 April 1983

Ns 72 mm; Ds 22 x 38 mm; Ps 26 x 43 mm; Ls 19 x 40 mm ; Lip 25 x 31 mm.
 

Tall impressive branched spike with flowers well spaced. Fairly good substance. A higher award might have been considered if the flowers had more intense colour and shape. One spike, 1 480 mm length, with 11 branches carrying 46 flowers and 2 buds.
RHS Chart. Speals ground 4D mottled with 174A. Petals ground 4D mottled with 174A. Lip ground 11C mottled with 15A.Crest 11A.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.


 

Award 174
Oncidium Kuquat cv. Komati 

AM/SAOC 83%

Judged by TOS on 30 April 1983

Ns 64 mm; Ds 18 x 32 mm; Ps 18 x 33 mm; Ls 18 x 29 mm; Lip 42 x 42 mm.
 

A tall  cut spike carrying a total of 60 flowers and 24 buds on 7 branches. Rich yellow and brown flowers well presented on an impressive spike. Length of spike 1 100 mm.
RHS Chart. Sepals 176A ground striped with 8A. Petals 154C ground marked with 176A. Lip 5C ground marked with 172B. Side of column 55C.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen, White River

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.


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