Cahuzacara Graf's Cuaima

Cahuzacara Graf's Cuaima 

(Rhynchobrassoleya Apache Sunrise

Brassanthe Maikai)

Cahuzacara Graf's Cuaima (Bsn. Maikai x Rby. Apache Sunrise).  Graf's Cuaimi was registered in 2017 by Plantio La Orchidea.  Both parents of this cross have one nodosa parent. Other species in the background are bowringiana, dowiana and tenebrosa. 

Previous Awards:

There are no AOS awards for Cahuzacara Graf's Cuaima.  Bsn. Maikai has 19 awards, the latest one in 2012.  Rby. Apache Sunrise has 13 AOS awards with the last award of merit in 2009. 


There are 33 flowers and two buds on 7 inflorescences. Inflorescence length is 9 cm. Plant width is 48 cm, plant height is 31 cm.

Flower Measurements:

NS H - 7.3 cm;                   NS V - 7.0 cm;

Dorsal Sep. W - 1.0 cm;    Dorsal Sep. L - 4.2 cm;

Petal W - 1.4 cm;               Petals L - 4.1 cm;

Lat/Synsepal W - 0.8 cm; Lat/Synsepal L - 3.8 cm;

Lip/Pouch W - 2.5 cm;      Lip/Pouch L - 3.6 cm.

Exhibitor - Bill and Deb Bodei, NJ (Associate Judge, Northeast Judging Center)