1994 & 1995

 



Award  872
Paphiopedilum Supersuk 'Natal'  HCC/SAOC 78%

(William Mathews x sukhakulii)
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 5 March 1994.

Ns 143mm; Ds 51x50mm; Ps 28x69mm; Ls 25x48mm; pouch 34x57mm.
 

One brilliant coloured, open, flat flower carried on a 340mm long peduncle; dorsal sepal with dark green veins and a white edge with tiny maroon hairs on the edges; petals light green with heavy maroon spots; pouch dusty green heavily spotted with maroon warts; one petal noticeably narrower than the other petal.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen



Award  880
Paphiopedilum Rooikat 'Red River'  AM/SAOC 82%

(Katja Kastrup x Holdenii)
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 18 May 1994.

Ns 88,5mm; Ds 60x56mm; Ps 19x68mm; Ls 17x39mm; pouch 21x52mm.
 

One dark, glowing even burgundy coloured flower on a strong 388mm long peduncle; dorsal sepal well-coloured but with some reflexing at the base; petals evenly dark coloured with dark warts; substance and texture average.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.



Award 885
Paphiopedilum Willidru 'Magoeba'  HCC/SAOC 77%

(druryi x William Mathews)
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 18 June 1994.

Ns 97mm; Ds 53x53mm; Ps 24x61mm; Ls 29x48mm; pouch 29x51mm.
 

One well balanced flat flower carried on a 270mm long peduncle; dorsal sepal green in the centre fading to cream along the rim; sulcus and stripes dark brown; petals nicely outstretched, brownish green in colour with dark brown central stripe; pouch pinkish in colour fading to pale green towards bottom.

Owner:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.



Award 905
Odontioda Aviewood 'Moonrise'  HCC/SAOC 79%

(Aviemore x Odm. Whitewood).
 

Judged by Transvaal/Free State Region on 17 August 1994.

Ns 82mm; Ds 29x46mm; Ps 39x42mm; Ls 28x45mm; lip 23x29mm.
 

Ten beautiful, flat, maroon coloured flowers with darker maroon spots which have a white halo around them, carried on a strong upright inflorescence; arrangement on inflorescence could be improved; petals goffer somewhat; lip white with minute maroon fringe and two maroon spots; lacking slightly in form and colour, substance and texture average.

Owners:  Dr. and Mrs. R. van Rooyen.

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen.



Award 1039

Miltonia Pink Pansy "Pink River"
 HCC/SAOC 79%

(Debra Stem x Jules Hye de Crom).
 

Judged by Transvaal/Freestate Region on 21 October 1995.

Ns 105mm; Ds 26x49mm; Ps 33x46mm; Ls 26x50mm; lip 80x58mm.
 

Five flat pink flowers and one bud well spaced on an arching inflorescence; sepals flat, pale pink shading towards margins, petals dark pink, broad and slightly recurving; lip full, round with contrasting burgundy; calli yellow with red stripes, substance and texture fair.

Owner:  Van Rooyen Orchids

Photographer:  Dr. R. van Rooyen


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