Cattleya Clonia

Clonia Cattleya, Clonia Laeliocattleya (Lc.)

Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattleya

Category: Houseplant


Registered and originated by Veitch in 1894.

Seed parent Cattleya Elegans (1879).

Pollen parent Cattleya warscewiczii.

Previously known as Laeliocattleya Clonia because C. Elegans (1879) was known as Lc. Elegans 1879.

Also pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Laelio-Cattleya #12 in 1898 - listed as Lc. Clonia var. Amy Leeman and #12a in 1899 - listed as Lc. Clonia var. Marguerite Maron.


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