Masdevallia Grand Sun
(M. Monarch x M. Kimballiana)
Plant ID: 02806/03430(top row), 03429/03426 and 03431/03428(bottom row)
Clonal Name: 'Free Spirit' (on 02806)
Award: AM/AOS of 83 points (on 02806) given on 5-3-2003 at the Northwest Pennsylvania Orchid Society Show in Erie PA.
Other Information: These flowers have fantastic substance, a clear golden yellow to orange color. Most have no reflexing of the caudae normally seen in M. Kimballiana. Both parents are capable of producing this color so it is no surprise. In general, the form is actually more pleasing than either parent.