February 3, 2020 Allen Black; Topic: Brassavola cucullata and Its Hybrids
February 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Please join us as we welcome Allen Black at our February meeting. Allen is a hobbyist (i.e., non-commercial), novelty orchid breeder living in Richmond, Va. His main breeding efforts have been directed at Brassavola-Cattleya alliance novelty hybrids of which he has 80 registered hybrids. He performs his own orchid laboratory work, flask media preparation, seed sowing and replanting.
In this presentation, we explore the wonderful Brassavola cucullata and its hybrids.
The presentation includes lots of beautiful pictures and covers the following topics:
– My Breeding Goals.
– Brassavola cucullata…the Species.
– Brassavola cucullata influence in breeding.
– A Look at Brassavola cucullata hybrids.