X Rhyncholaeliocattleya Digbyano-mossiae

Digbyano-mossiae Rhyncholaeliocattleya (Rlc.), Digbyano-mossiae Brassocattleya (Bc.)

Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Rhyncholaeliocattleya

Category: Houseplant


Registered and originated by Veitch in 1889.

Rhyncholaelia x Cattleya.

Seed parent Rhyncholaelia digbyana.

Pollen parent Cattleya mossiae.

Seed parent of X Rhyncholaeliocattleya Pallas.

Previously known as Brassocattleya Digbyano-mossiae because Rhyncholaelia digbyano was known as Brassavola digbyano.

Pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Laelio-Cattleya #31 in 1904 as var. splendens.


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