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Orchid Species: Encyclia randii

(This name is currently accepted by Kew.)

Encyclia randii is an orchid species identified by (L.Linden & Rodigas) Porto & Brade in 1935.
Genus
Encyclia (E.)
Grex
randii
(name currently accepted by Kew)
Parents
Species
Author
(L.Linden & Rodigas) Porto & Brade
Year
1935
ORIGIN: Found in northern to western Brazil, Peru and Paraguay in the hot rainforest lowlands at elevations of 10 to 300 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Small to medium sized, hot growing, light loving, epiphytic species with pyriform pseudobulbs enveloped basally by several evanescent, imbricating sheaths and carrying 1 to 2 apical, coriaceous, smooth, narrowly lanceolate-ligulate, cymbidiform leaves that blooms in the late spring and early summer on an apical, 2' [60 cm] long, erect to arcuate, several to many [10 to 20] flowered, paniculate inflorescence that is longer than the leaves carrying strongly scented flowers .

FLOWER SIZE: 2 1/2 inches [6.4 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 randiana
Add+ Epidendrum Epi randii 1891 (L.Linden & Rodigas) Barb.Rodr.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi randianum
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