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Orchid Species: Chloraea wittei

Kew currently accepted name is Gavilea wittei

Chloraea wittei is an orchid species identified by Hicken in 1917. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Gavilea wittei.
Genus
Chloraea (Chl.)
Grex
wittei
Parents
Species
Author
Hicken
Year
1917
ORIGIN: Found in Santa Cruz Argentina.

DESCRIPTION: Medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with lanceolate, acute leaves that blooms in the late spring and early summer on an erect, terminal, few to several flowered inflorescence.

-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Gavilea Gav wittei 2002 (Hicken) Ormerod
Add+ Gavilea Gav patagonica 1956 M.N.Correa
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