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Orchid Species: Cymbidium wallichii

Kew currently accepted name is Cymbidium finlaysonianum
Cymbidium wallichii is an orchid species name for which no taxonomic record was found. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Cymbidium finlaysonianum.
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Cymbidium (Cym.)
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wallichii
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ORIGIN: A large sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte on large trees and old rubber trees or on exposed rocks, cliffs and rocky limestone outcrops with collected humus as a lithophyte occurring in Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Sumatra, Suluwesi and on to the Philippines at elevations around sea level to 1200 meters.

DESCRIPTION: A large sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte on large trees and old rubber trees or on exposed rocks, cliffs and rocky limestone outcrops with collected humus as a lithophyte occurring in Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Sumatra, Suluwesi and on to the Philippines at elevations around sea level to 1200 meters in lowlands near the sea in exposed locations with short, conical-ovoid pseudobulbs enveloped completely by several leaf bases and carrying to 5 to 7, thick, fleshy, narrowly lanceolate, rounded and unequally bilobed apically, articulated to the base leaves that blooms in the spring on a 2' to 5' [60 to 150 cm] long, slender, pendulous, laxly, many flowered inflorescence with inflated, basal floral sheaths and carrying fragrant flowers.

FLOWER SIZE: To 2 2/5 inches [6 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Cymbidium Cym finlaysonianum 1833 Lindl.
Add+ Cymbidium Cym tricolor 1864
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