Cattleya Pallas (1889)

Pallas (1889) Cattleya (C.), Pallas (1889) Laeliocattleya (Lc.)

Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattleya

Category: Houseplant


Registered and originated by Veitch in 1889.

Seed parent Cattleya dowiana

Pollen parent Cattleya crispa

Previoulsy known as Laeliocattleya Pallas (1889) because C. crispa was known as Laelia crispa.

Pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Laelio-Cattleya #9 in 1897.


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