Cattleya Orpetii

Orpetii Cattleya, Orpetii Sophrolaelia

Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattleya

Category: Houseplant


Registered and originated by Orpet 1901.

Seed parent Cattleya pumila.

Pollen parent Cattleya coccinea.

Pollen parent of Cattleya Newberry Red Elf.

Previously known as Sophrolaelia Orpetii, because C. because C. pumila was known as Laelia pumila and C. coccinea was known as Sophronitis coccinea.


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