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Bollea coelestis 'San Carlos' AM/AOS × self
Number: TN5062
Name: Bollea coelestis 'San Carlos' AM/AOS × self
Type: self    (What's that?)
Seed Donor: Marni Turkel, Stony Point Ceramic Design  (Email:
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Pod Parent Blooming Plant
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Culture Notes from Donor: Parent plant: Temperature range C (52-70°F)
Comments: Parent plant: Fabulous cultivar. This is the coolest-growing Bollea.

About the name...
Etymology of Bollea   Named for Dr. Carl Boll, German orchid enthusiast of the 19th century. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Etymology of coelestis   From Latin "caelestis" heavenly. (Sources: Brown 1956, Troy Meyers)
Pronunciation of Bollea   BOL-ee-ah (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
Pronunciation of coelestis   see-LES-tis (Source: Hawkes 1978)
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Flask Information
Availability: There were problems with this item and we weren't able to make any viable flasks.
You should: Consider placing a "Notify Retries" Request, and if an identical pollination (the same parents) is done again, we'll let you know.
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