Mokara ‘Laura Bush’ orchid

This orchid was named after Mrs. Laura Bush,  then first lady of the United States of America on her visit on 2003.

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Mokara ‘Laura Bush’ = Arachnis ‘Maggie Oei’  x Ascocenda ‘Tubbim Velvet’, yellow flower speckled with pale orange-brown spots.

Mokara is an intergeneric hybrid between orchid genera Arachnis × Ascocentrum × Vanda.

Photo: National Orchid Garden, Singapore [20150326]

Source: Wikipedia

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