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Masdevallia Red Lys

(M. Angel Heart x M. Minaret)


Plant ID: 02549


Clonal Name: 'Free Spirit'

Award: AM/AOS of 80 points given on 10-20-2007 at the Great Lakes Judging Center


Additional Information: This hybrid has much promise with (M. ignea x M. infracta) as one parent and (M. yungasensis x M. ignea) as the other. Stripes are prevalent, but with a hot pink background. The size of the inflorescences seem smaller than the parents, but the color and form is quite nice.

This cross was done by a new hybridizer in the Long Island area, Tony Millet, and named after his mother. It was his first cross to bloom!