Mid-America Judging Center
of the American Orchid Society
Orchid Society of Greater Kansas City / Mid-America Orchid Congress 27 October 2012

Paphiopedilum Hilo Super Citron
'Jeanie's Emerald' AM 82 pts.

WideLong

Paph. Hsinying Citron x Paph. sukhakulii

One stately flower on one 40-cm inflorescence; sepals white with crisp green stripes; petals creamy white overlaid green with darker green stripes and warts, margins hirsute; pouch medium green with darker green venation; staminode white blushed green, darker centrally; substance good; texture glossy, pouch matte.

Exhibitor: Orchid Inn, Ltd., Bloomington, IL

Nat. Spr.14.210.5
Dorsal7.06.2
Petal2.88.0
Lat. Sepal3.25.4
Lip3.57.0

Paphiopedilum Hsinying Alien
'Eli's Squeaky Squeak' AM 81 pts.

WideLong

Paph. Raisin Pie x Paph. Supersuk

One well-held flower on one upright inflorescence; sepals white striped wine red; ciliate petals white, green basally suffused wine red marginally and distally; pouch wine red; staminode white spotted wine red; substance firm; texture glossy.

Exhibitor: Christine Street, Kirkwood, MO

Nat. Spr.12.210.0
Dorsal5.85.4
Petal1.76.5
Lat. Sepal1.74.0
Lip3.26.0

Bulbophyllum refractum
'Timbucktoo' AM 82 pts.

WideLong

Twenty-seven flowers in a whorled arrangement on two staked inflorescences; dorsal sepal old gold spotted cordovan, lateral sepals old gold striped cordovan darker basally; narrow minute petals cordovan; hinged hirsute lip white spotted dark cordovan; substance delicate; texture matte.

Exhibitor: Sarah Pratt, Sedquick, KS

Nat. Spr.1.05.8
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Lat. Sepal0.85.9
Lip

Isochilus linearis
'M&B' CCM 82 pts.

WideLong

Approximately 430 flowers and 250 buds on 75 inflorescences borne on a clean, robust plant 94-cm diameter by 42-cm high plant grown in a 22-cm plastic pot; tubular purple flowers on terminal inflorescences; lip darker purple basally; substance firm; texture crystalline.

Exhibitor: Bryon K. Rinke/Max Thompson, Winfield, KS

Nat. Spr.0.50.4
Dorsal0.31.0
Petal0.31.0
Lat. Sepal0.31.0
Lip0.20.8

Phalaenopsis Silbergrube
'Jeanie's Emerald' HCC 78 pts.

WideLong

Phal. celebensis x Phal. equestris

Twenty-six flowers and five buds on one five-branched inflorescence; sepals and petals lavender-pink striped darker lavender, white picotee; lip lavender-pink striped darker lavender basally, midlobe bright yellow, callus finely spotted raspberry red; substance firm; texture crystalline.

Exhibitor: Glenn Lessenden, Platte City, MO

Nat. Spr.2.63.0
Dorsal1.01.3
Petal0.90.5
Lat. Sepal1.00.6
Lip0.71.1

Rumrillara Margaret's Jewels
'Memoria Kim Kirker Trout' CCM 82 pts.

WideLong

Ascofinetia Peaches x Rhynchostylis coelestis

Approximately 135 flowers and 21 buds on ten inflorescences borne on a five growth plant 40-cm tall by 30-cm wide in a 10-cm basket with heavily pendent roots to 52-cm length; sepals and petals rich yellow suffused rose distally; lip rose; column light yellow, anther cap cordovan; substance firm; texture matte.

Exhibitor: David Taylor, Hickman, NE

Nat. Spr.3.03.0
Dorsal0.81.0
Petal0.71.0
Lat. Sepal0.71.0
Lip0.51.1

Rumrillara Margaret's Jewels
'Memoria Kim Kirker Trout' HCC 78 pts.

WideLong

Ascofinetia Peaches x Rhynchostylis coelestis

Approximately 135 flowers and 21 buds on ten inflorescences borne on a five growth plant 40-cm tall by 30-cm wide in a 10-cm basket with heavily pendent roots to 52-cm length; sepals and petals rich yellow suffused rose distally; lip rose; column light yellow, anther cap cordovan; substance firm; texture matte.

Exhibitor: David Taylor, Hickman, NE

Nat. Spr.3.03.0
Dorsal0.81.0
Petal0.71.0
Lat. Sepal0.71.0
Lip0.51.1

Dendrobium strongylanthum
'Spooky Suprise' CBR

WideLong

Eighty-four flowers and 26 buds on five pendulous inflorescences and one immature inflorescence; plant mounted on a piece of cedar 5-cm wide by 25-cm long; largest pendulous pseudobulb up to 1-cm wide by 14-cm long covered with dry sheaths, largest leaf 1.5-cm wide by 9.0-cm long, medium green; sepals and petals chartreuse stippled maroon on basal third, petals hug the column; hinged lip chartreuse deep maroon picotee; column chartreuse blushed maroon, anther cap maroon; substance good; texture crystalline; species from Borneo.

Exhibitor: Tony King, Overland Park, KS

Nat. Spr.1.31.6
Dorsal0.21.1
Petal0.21.3
Lat. Sepal0.51.5
Lip0.40.5

Bulbophyllum longisepalum
'Timbucktoo' AM 83 pts.

WideLong

Five flowers on five inflorescences; flowers chartreuse tessellated mahogany in a reptilian pattern; sepals pendulous in hyalosema form, petals filamentous; lip hinged; anther cap yellow; substance hard; texture matte.

Exhibitor: Sarah Pratt, Sedgwick, KS

Nat. Spr.5.516.0
Dorsal3.016.0
Petal0.2
Lat. Sepal1.214.5
Lip0.10.3

Phragmipedium Cahaba Morning Mist
'Windy Hill's Sunrise' AM 83 pts.

WideLong

Phrag. Hanne Popow x Phrag. Lutz Rollke

One flat symmetric flower and one bud well-presented on a strong upright 25-cm tall inflorescence; dorsal sepal light chartreuse; petals light yellow with pink hairs on the reverse shining through; pouch light yellow, rim and interior finely spotted pink; substance firm; texture matte; commended for superior form and color.

Exhibitor: Marilyn and Brian LeDoux, Labadie, MO

Nat. Spr.10.58.2
Dorsal2.04.3
Petal2.35.7
Lat. Sepal2.63.8
Lip2.64.5

Vanda Bangkok Brown
'Pottsy's KC Surprise' AM 82 pts.

WideLong

Vanda brunnea x Vanda merrilli

Fourteen well-presented flowers on one arched inflorescence; sepals and petals butterscotch overlaid and speckled brown, more intense peripherally; lip creamy white, midlobe overlaid light brown; column ivory, anther cap ringed brown; substance firm; texture waxy.

Exhibitor: Ray and Annette Potts, Bolivar, MO

Nat. Spr.5.55.2
Dorsal1.82.5
Petal1.72.5
Lat. Sepal2.13.0
Lip1.42.1

Cattlianthe Acker's Romance
'Valentine' CCM 87 pts.

WideLong

Cattlianthe Acker's Madison x Cattlianthe Golden Wax

Sixty-three crowded flowers and two buds on three stocky inflorescences on a large clean plant; sepals and petals golden yellow lightly speckled burgundy distally; lip bright yellow, burgundy centrally veined burgundy distally; substance firm; texture matte.

Exhibitor: Orchids Garden Centre, Waunakee, WI

Nat. Spr.6.87.2
Dorsal1.74.2
Petal2.54.2
Lat. Sepal1.74.2
Lip2.24.5

Display
'Angraecoid Conservation' EEC 94 pts.

WideLong

A seventy-five square foot exhibit focusing on Angraecoid culture and conservation in Madagascar using a combination of pristine plants, photographs and four two foot wide by 5 foot high banners giving exccellant information about habitat, conservation, cultivation and the Angraecoid Alliance; exhibit well researched and professionally displayed giving a comprehensive overview of this topic.

Exhibitor: Angraecoid Alliance/Sarah Waddoups, Rogers, AR

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Display
'Haunting Beauty' ST 86 pts.

WideLong

Four-sided fifty square-foot naturalistic themed exhibit featuring a prominent centrally placed nine foot tall cork tree carrying and surrounded by a wide variety of well-displayed blooming orchid plants and accompanying foliage plants.

Exhibitor: OSOGKC/Glen Lessenden, Platte City, MO

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