Cattleya Purple Emperor

Purple Emperor Cattleya (C.), Purple Emperor Laeliocattleya (Lc.)

Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattleya

Category: Houseplant


Registered and originated by Sanders (St Albans) in 1904.

Seed parent Cattleya Callistoglossa.

Pollen parent Cattleya warscewiczii.

Seed parent of Cattleya Verviers.

Previously known as Laeliocattleya Purple Emperor because Cattleya Callistoglossa was known as Laeliocattleya Callistoglossa.


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