Miltonia clowesii (Lindl.) Lindl.

Clowes' Miltonia


Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Miltonia

Category: Houseplant

Description: 

Two leaves. Blooms in autumn, successive flowers to 3" diameter.

History: 

Published in Sert. Orchid. 34 in 1840.

Native to Brazil.

Basionym Odontoglossum clowesii Lindl.

Pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Miltonia #4 in 1898 and in Bot. Mag. 70: 4109 in 1844.

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