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Orchid Species: Encyclia oblongata

Kew currently accepted name is Encyclia phoenicea

Encyclia oblongata is an orchid species identified by (A.Rich.) Acuña in 1939.
Genus
Encyclia (E.)
Grex
oblongata
Parents
Species
Author
(A.Rich.) Acuña
Year
1939
ORIGIN: This species comes from the Bahamas, Cuba, Cayman Is. and Grand Turks and Caicos.

DESCRIPTION: Medium sized, hot growing epiphyte that is found near seacoasts at lower elevations with 1 to 3, apical, lanceolate, coriaceous, basally conduplicate into the petiolate base leaves that blooms in the spring through fall on a terminal, erect to arcuate, 3' [90 cm] long, racemose, several to many [25], successively flowered inflorescence arising on a mature pseudobulb and carrying flowers with a strong scent of chocolate.

FLOWER SIZE: 2 inches [5 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Encyclia E phoenicea 1846 (Lindl.) Neumann
Add+ Encyclia E duboisiana 1845 Neumann
Add+ Epidendrum Epi grahamii 1841 Hook.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi oblongatum 1850 A.Rich. in R.de la Sagra
Add+ Epidendrum Epi phoeniceum 1841 Lindl.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi duboisianum 1850 (Neumann) Brongn. ex A.Rich. in R.de la Sagra
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