Cattleya Clive (1893)

Clive (1893) Cattleya (C.), Clive (1893) Laeliocattleya (Lc.)

Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattleya

Category: Houseplant


Registered and originated by N.C.Cookson in 1893.

Seed parent Cattleya dowiana.

Pollen parent Cattleya pumila.

Previously known as Laeliocattleya Clive (1893) because Cattleya pumila was known as Laelia pumila.

Pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Laelio-Cattleya #28 in 1904.


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