79653 Cym. Showgirl 'Marion Miller' photo by Margaret Baird

Member Plants

1 plant cultivated by members of ORCHIDS.ORG.
See All Member Plants


Upcoming Global Events

11 29 2018 9 36 27 am

19th European Orchid Council Conference and Exhibition, Denmark

Starting Thursday, May 6, 2021 (lasts 4 days) Event by Danish Orchid Society / Dansk Orchide Klub Read More

Orchid Hybrid: Cymbidium Showgirl

(This name is currently accepted by the RHS.)
Cymbidium Showgirl is an orchid hybrid originated by Arno H.Bowers in 1962. It is a cross of Cym. Sweetheart x Cym. Alexanderi.
Genus
Cymbidium (Cym.)
Grex
Showgirl
(name currently accepted by the RHS)
Registrant
H.Baker
Originator
Arno H.Bowers
Year
1962
Species Composition
6956 + No image + 20256 + 2478
Cym. insigne (38%) + Cym. floribundum (25%) + Cym. eburneum (19%) + Cym. lowianum (19%)
Most awarded/recent cultivars: Cym. Showgirl 'Mistinguette' (4 awards from 1966 to 1982) Cym. Showgirl 'Husky Honey' (3 awards from 1965 to 2007) Cym. Showgirl 'Mem. Rose Greer' (3 awards from 1966 to 1998) Cym. Showgirl 'Marion Miller' (3 awards from 1966 to 1974) Cym. Showgirl 'Mary Oviatt' (3 awards from 1967 to 1971) Cym. Showgirl 'Judy Garland' (2 awards in 1981) Cym. Showgirl 'Ida Ruth Off' (2 awards in 1973) Cym. Showgirl 'Purity' (2 awards in 1972) Cym. Showgirl 'Vivian Leigh' (2 awards in 1972) Cym. Showgirl 'Pompadour' (2 awards from 1967 to 1971) Cym. Showgirl 'Tricia Nixon' (2 awards in 1969) Cym. Showgirl 'Copelia' (2 awards in 1966) Cym. Showgirl 'Lily Langtry' (2 awards in 1966) Cym. Showgirl 'Malibu' (2 awards from 1964 to 1965) Cym. Showgirl 'Glamour Jane' (2 awards in 1965) Cym. Showgirl 'Zuma' (2 awards in 1963) Cym. Showgirl 'Lynn' (2002) Cym. Showgirl 'Dresden' (1981) Cym. Showgirl 'Coburg' (1978) Cym. Showgirl 'Heloise' (1976)
Log in to Add a Comment


Featured Site Articles

Read Latest Articles
5 26 2020 10 10 52 pm

Plant Vendor: How to List an Orchid for Sale (FREE)

Posted by Alex Maximiano 6 days ago The non-profit International Orchid Foundation (IOF) and OrchidWiz are joining hands to help orchid nurseries stay afloat during the current health crisis.  Together we have developed a new online ... Read More

New Topics

  1. Jackie Hartter asked question Cymbidiums not blooming in category General Discussion
  2. Robert Ferguson asked question Neomorrea in category General Discussion
  3. Robert Ferguson started topic Searching for orchid in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. Alex Maximiano commented on member plant Phalaenopsis (Phal.) Baldans Kaleidioscope Golden Treasure by Vickie Seibert
  2. Kate McMillan commented on article "Plant Vendor: How to List an Orchid for Sale (FREE)" by Yahoo Alex
  3. Edward Zapata commented on topic "Cymbidiums not blooming" by Jackie Hartter
  4. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Mcp. Tibiana by Blanca Acosta
  5. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Searching for orchid" by Robert Ferguson
  6. Alex Maximiano commented on member plant Wilsonara 'Eye Candy 'Pinky'' by Susan Maxwell Schmidt
  7. Mary Lane commented on member plant Den. Emma White by Mary Lane
  8. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Care of Dracuvallia Gualaquiza" by Stephen Hodgson
  9. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Article references?" by Jan Andersen
  10. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Odcdm. Sunlight 'Pesky Panther' by Colin Campbell