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Orchid Species: Acianthera strupifolia

(This name is currently accepted by Kew.)
Acianthera strupifolia is an orchid species identified by (Lindl.) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase in 2001.
Acianthera (Acia.)
(name currently accepted by Kew)
(Lindl.) Pridgeon & M.W.Chase
ORIGIN: Found in Peru and Brazil.

DESCRIPTION: Deciduous leafed, hot to cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the fall and winter.

-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Pleurothallis Pths bicolor 1842 (Barb.Rodr.) Cogn.
Add+ Pleurothallis Pths glaucophylla 1927 Hoehne
Add+ Pleurothallis Pths hookeri 1881 Regel
Add+ Restrepia Rstp liebmanniana 1920 Kraenzl.
Add+ Pleurothallis Pths strupifolia 1839 Lindl.
Add+ Humboltia Humboltia strupifolia 1891 (Lindl.) Kuntze
Most awarded/recent cultivars: Pths. strupifolia 'Dendi' (2 awards in 2009) Pths. strupifolia 'Jim' (2 awards in 2009) Acia. strupifolia 'Bryon' (2 awards in 2007) Pths. strupifolia 'Suzanne' (2 awards from 1995 to 1997) Acia. strupifolia 'Liina' (2018) Pths. strupifolia 'Struppi' (2014) Pths. strupifolia 'Orchid Art' (1991)
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  1. Lucas C
    10 months ago
    Please note that this is not a deciduous plant. The plant habit is descending, but it should not lose its leaves seasonally.

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