Renanthera WOC Singapore was adjudged the Best Philippine Orchid Hybrid exhibited at the Midyear Orchid and Garden show of the Philippine Orchid Society held at the Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City, August 25 to September 5, 2016.
This is a fire orchid hybrid with very intense solid red flowers. One of the parents is the Renanthera storiei philippinensis which has lighter red flowers. The particular plant in the show was exhibited by the mom and daughter tandem of Cora and Anna Ruth Purificacion.
The hybrid was named after the World Orchid Congress (WOC) held in Singapore in a recent year.