Cymbidium lowianum var. iansonii (Rolfe) P.J.Cribb & Du Puy

Ianson's Cymbidium


Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cymbidium

Parent: Cymbidium lowianum

Category: Houseplant

Description: 

Yellow and bronze flowers. Arching inflorescence. Blooms in April.

History: 

Published in Kew Bull. 40: 432 in 1985.

Basionym Cymbidium iansonii Rolfe.

Accepted by Flora of China, Tropicos, whereas Kew and PlantList show the accepted name as Cymbidium lowianum var. kalawense (Colyear) Govaerts.

Native to Burma.


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