1992 & 1993

 

 


Award 862
Paphiopedilum tigrinum 'Witrivier'  HCC/SAOC 79%

Species from China
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 23 October 1993.

Ns 109mm; Ds 41x 43mm; Ps 30x67mm; Ls 25 x 41mm; pouch 24 x 41mm.
 

One flower and one bud on two medium long penduncles; dorsal sepal yellow-green base colour with irregular brown markings and darker ventral stripe; synsepal yellow-green with marks on the outside; petals frilly, yellow-green in the centre with magenta ends, light brown stripe in the middle and fine hairs on the edges; pouch yellow-green overlaid with brown, substance medium, texture shiny. 

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen

 


Award 848
Paphiopedilum Goultenianum 'Red River' AM/SAOC 81%

(Paph. callosum  x curtisii)
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 25 August 1993.

Ns 88mm; Ds 54 x 58mm; Ps 15 x 74mm; Ls  22 x 46mm; pouch 28x 56mm.
 

One most even vini-coloured flower an an outstanding 470 mm long peduncle; dorsal sepal very flat, laquered and solid colour; synsepal very small and insignificant; petals with dark attractive warts; pouch dark, glistening solid red-purple; substance average.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 


Award 843 
Paphiopedilum Boerboel 'Raoul'  HCC/SAOC 77%

(Paph. Samoan Sunset x British Bulldog)
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 1 July 1993.

Ns 128 mm; Ds 91 x 60 mm; Ps 57 x 71mm; Ls 75x 65mm; pouch 40 x 60mm.
 

One flat, well balnced flower held on a 130 mm long peduncle; dorsal sepal blush white in the distal half; base green with evenly patterned maroon spots; synsepal pale green with purple markings; petals flat; broad and well held; upper half wine coloured and lower half green with slight overlay; pouch wine coloured.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 


Award 837

Paphiopedilum Muchmoore 'Nitsi' 
 AM/SAOC 81%

(Paph. Farnmoore 'Rex' x Via Muchos Ninos 'Bordinghera')
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 18 May 1993.

Ns 128 mm; Ds 84 x 62 mm; Ps 51 x 61mm; Ls 61x 51mm; pouch 38 x 57mm.
 

One good, open shaped, round flower well held on a 180- mm long peduncle; dorsal sepal flat, white with well defined spotting; petals varnished mahogany; pouch has fading of colour; substance and texture good.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 


Award 835
Paphiopedilum Rapallo 'Nini'  HCC/SAOC 79%

(Paph. Christine E'Loy x Sandra Bay')
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 27 June 1992.

Ns 120 mm; Ds 109 x 74 mm; Ps 57 x 85mm; Ls 80x 80mm; pouch 40 x 65mm.
 

One large spotted flower on a 130 mm long peduncle; dorsal sepal white with clear green basal flush and numerous well-defined burgundy spots; synsepal large, clear green with fine spotting, but right side slightly inrolled; petals broad and flat with green base colour heavily overlaid with mahogany and a narrow clear green border; pouch showa fading of burgundy colour on the nose; substance very good; texture good.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 

 

Award 828
Paphiopedilum Lynleigh Koopowitz 'Pink Pyramid' 
 HCC/SAOC 78%

(Paph. delenatii x malipoense)
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 6 March 1993

Ns 89 mm; Ds 26,5 x 44  mm; Ps 33 x 48 mm; Ls 29 x 40 mm; pouch 30 x 40 mm.
 

One open well-proportioned, smallish basically white flower with light magenta marks; held on a strong 205 mm peduncle; dorsal sepal white with green tinge at base and very faint pink veins fading towards the tip' some reflexing of the sepal edges; petals white with dark rose tesselations fading towards the tip and a few rose spots at the base; pouch with excellent infusion of purple-magenta into white; synsepal white with green tip, excellent dark coloured staminode; substance medium; very strong raspberry fragrance.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 

 

Award 797 
Paphiopedilum malipoense 'Green River' 
AM/SAOC 83%

A species from China
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 11 September 1992

Ns 100 mm; Ds 37 x 63 mm; Ps 44 x 68 mm; Ls 38 x 49 mm; pouch 48 x 57 mm.
 

One rich green basal coloured flower and one bud well held on a 480 mm peduncle; petals with maroon veination; pouch a light foamy appearance with maroon streaking; staminode base white ending in deep maroon.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 

 

Award 787
Paphiopedilum Cheery Day 'Bali'  HCC/SAOC 77%

(Paph. Cherokee x Lambert Day)
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 19 August 1992

Ns 118 mm; Ds 78 x 54 mm; Ps 46 x 60 mm; Ls 44 x 40 mm; pouch 28 x 49 mm.
 

A decidedly robust cross carrying three crisp green flowers on strong 163 mm, 236 mm and 178 peduncles; dorsal sepal nothed; petals slightly narrow and edges not even; substance good; smaller size and slight asymmetry precluded a higher score.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.

 

 

Award 790
Paphiopedilum Yipideeday 'Val' 
 AM/SAOC 81%

(Paph. Lambert Day x Via Alegre)
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 19 August 1992

Ns 130 mm; Ds 88 x 57 mm; Ps 50 x 69 mm; Ls 58 x 52 mm; pouch 34 x 58 mm.
 

Two well held crisp, green, large flowers on two inflorescences of 160 mm and 162 mm; the slightly tan with white edge, flat dorsal sepal is notched and precluded it from a higher score; petals are yellow green but the symmetry of colour is slightly undefined. 

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.


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