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Orchid Species: Encyclia paleacea

Kew currently accepted name is Nidema boothii

Encyclia paleacea is an orchid species identified by (Lindl.) A.Lemée in 1955. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Nidema boothii.
Genus
Encyclia (E.)
Grex
paleacea
Parents
Species
Author
(Lindl.) A.Lemée
Year
1955
ORIGIN: A small sized, epiphytic, hot to cool growing orchid found in Mexico to Panama as well as Cuba and Surinam in treetops of wet tropical forests from sea-level to 1500 meters.

DESCRIPTION: A small sized, epiphytic, hot to cool growing orchid found in Mexico to Panama as well as Cuba and Surinam in treetops of wet tropical forests from sea-level to 1500 meters with clavate or fusiform, slightly compressed pseudobulbs partially enveloped basally by a few scarious leafless sheaths and carrying 1 or rarely 2 apical, linear, obtuse, shiny dark green, basally conduplicate leaves that blooms with fragrant flowers in the spring on an erect, to 6 [15 cm] long, laxly few flowered inflorescence with scarious brown bracts arising from the apex of a newly emerging pseudobulb.

FLOWER SIZE: About 1 inches [about 2.2 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Epidendrum Epi boothii 1939 (Lindl.) L.O.Williams
Add+ Nidema Nid boothii 1922 (Lindl.) Schltr.
Add+ Dinema Din paleaceum 1840 Lindl.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi auritum 1843 Lindl.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi paleaceum 1866 (Lindl.) Rchb.f.
Add+ Nidema Nid paleacea 1939 (Lindl.) Acuña
Add+ Maxillaria Max boothii 1838 Lindl.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi lindenianum 1845 A.Rich. & Galeotti
Most awarded/recent cultivars: Nid. boothii 'Sara' (2018) Epi. boothii 'Laima' (1991)
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