X Cattlianthe Bowringiana-labiata


Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattlianthe

History: 

Listed as a synonym in the International Orchid Register.

Registered and originated by Mantin in 1898 but the cross Guarianthe bowringiana x Cattleya labiata had already been registered by Veitch in 1897 as X Cattlianthe Portia.

Previously known as Cattleya Bowringiana-labiata and pictured as such in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Cattleya hybrid #15 in 1900.


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