Cattleya Sapho


Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattleya

History: 

Registered and originated by Peeters in 1903.

Seed parent Cattleya dowiana

Pollen parent Cattleya loddigesii.

Synonym of Cattleya Mrs. Pitt.

Pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Cattleya hybrid #31 in 1904 where it is listed as a cross between Cattleya aurea (a synonym of Cattleya dowiana var. aurea) and Cattleya loddigesii.


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