X Rhyncholaeliocattleya Mrs. M. Gratrix (1899)

Mrs. M. Gratrix (1899) Rhyncholaeliocattleya (Rlc.), Mrs. M. Gratrix (1899) Brassolaelia (Bl.)

Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Rhyncholaeliocattleya

Category: Houseplant


Registered and originated by Veitch in 1899.

Seed parent Rhyncholaelia digbyana

Pollen parent Cattleya cinnabarina

Pictured in Dict. Icon. Orchid. Laelia hybrid #10 in 1904 as Laelia Mrs. M. Gratriz..

Previously known as Brassolaelia because Rhyncholaelia digbyana was known as Brassavola digbyana and Cattleya cinnabarina was known as known as Laelia cinnabarina.

Synonyms: X Rhyncholaeliocattleya Mrs. Gratrix, X Rhyncholaeliocattleya Gratrixiae (1899)


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