X Rhyncholaeliocattleya Mrs. J. Leemann

Mrs. J. Leemann Rhyncholaeliocattleya (Rlc.), Mrs. J. Leemann Brassocattleya (Bc.)

Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Rhyncholaeliocattleya

Category: Houseplant


Yellow flowers with frilly edges, tinged with pink.


Registered and originated by Maron 01/01/1902.

Rhyncholaelia × Cattleya

Seed parent Rhyncholaelia digbyana.

Pollen parent Cattleya dowiana.

Seed parent of X Rhyncholaeliocattleya Yellow Hammer, X Rhyncholaeliocattleya Sofrano and X Rhyncholaeliocattleya The Baroness.

Previously known as Brassocattleya Mrs. J. Leeman because Rhyncholaelia digbyana was known as Brassavola digbyana and hence Mrs. J. Leeman was considered a cross between Brassavola and Cattleya.


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