Cattleya x pittiana O'Brien ex Cogn.


Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattleya

History: 

Published in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Cattleya hybrid #28 in 1904 as a cross between Cattleya dowiana var. aurea and Cattleya granulosa var. schofieldiana (which is a synonym of Cattleya schofieldiana.

Accepted by Kew Checklist but listed as a cross between Cattleya harrisoniana and Cattleya schilleriana with synonym Cattleya x pittiae.

C. x pittiana is not listed in the International Orchid Register and C. x pittiae is shown as a cross between Cattleya loddigesii and Cattleya schilleriana.

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