Cattleya Truffautiana

Truffautiana Cattleya (C.), Truffautiana Laeliocattleya (Lc.)


Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattleya

Category: Houseplant

History: 

Registered and originated by Maron in 1901.

Seed parent Cattleya dowiana var. aurea.

Pollen parent Cattleya tenebrosa.

Previously known as Laeliocattleya Truffautiana because Cattleya tenebrosa was known as Laelia tenebrosa.

Pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Laelio-Cattleya #23a in 1904 as var. fournieri.

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