Cattleya Admiral Dewey

Admiral Dewey Cattleya, Admiral Dewey Laeliocattleya (Lc.)

Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattleya

Category: Houseplant


Registered and originated by Charlesworth Ltd. in 1898.

Seed parent Cattleya Elegans (1879).

Pollen parent Cattleya warneri.

Previously known as Lc. Admiral Dewey because C. Elegans (1879) was known as Lc. Elegans (1879).

Pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Laelio-Cattleya #34 in 1906.


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