Cattleya Bletchleyensis (1899)

Bletchleyensis (1899) Cattleya (C.), Bletchleyensis (1899) Laeliocattleya (Lc.)

Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattleya

Category: Houseplant


Registered and originated by Leon in 1899.

Seed parent Cattleya warscewiczii.

Pollen parent Cattleya tenebrosa.

Previously known as Laeliocattleya Bletchleyensis (1899) because Cattleya tenebrosa was known as Laelia tenebrosa.

Pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Laelio-Cattleya #27 in 1903.


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