Limodorum suaveolens is an orchid species identified by Reinw. ex Blume in 1849. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Vanda tricolor.
DESCRIPTION: Large sized, hot growing epiphyte, lithophyte or terrrestrial with long, erect stems carrying curved, ligulate, imbricate, unequally bilobed apically leaves that blooms on an axillary, erect to suberect, 2 to 3 [5 to 7 cm] long, shorter than the leaves, 15 or more flowered inflorescence with large, fragrant, waxy, long-lived, color variable flowers occurring in the fall and winter.
FLOWER SIZE: 2 to 3 inches [5 to 7 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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