Bokchoonara Khaw Bian Huat: Orchid

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x Bokchoonara Orchid is an intergeneric hybrid of Arachnis, Paraphaleonopsis, Ascocentrum and Vanda orchids created by Dr. Yeoh Bok Choon.

The hybrid Bokchoonara ‘Khaw Bian Huat’ was registered in 1977 and has an Award of Merit from OSSEA.

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Dr. Yeoh Bok Choon was the State Surgeon of the southern Malaysian state of Johor, also an avid orchid grower and promoter.

Photos: SBG, Singapore [20150402]

Source: Orchid Biology, Book


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