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Orchid Species: Phalaenopsis venosa

(This name is currently accepted by Kew.)

Phalaenopsis venosa is an orchid species identified by Shim & Fowlie in 1983.
Genus
Phalaenopsis (Phal.)
Grex
venosa
(name currently accepted by Kew)
Parents
Species
Author
Shim & Fowlie
Year
1983
ORIGIN: Found in the Celebes Islands in Indonesia as a medium sized, warm growing epiphyte at elevations of 500 to 700 meters.

DESCRIPTION: A medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with 3 to 5, ligulate-elliptic, to elliptic-oblong, strongly recurved above, loosely undulating, glossy green leaves that blooms in the summer and fall on an erect, 5 to 7 [12.5 to 17.5 cm] long, simple or branched, few [3 to 5] flowered inflorescence with successive opening, unpleasantly fragrant [crushed centipede] flowers. The habitat for this species is wet year round so even water and fertilizer year round..

FLOWER SIZE: 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 inches [4-6.75 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Polychilos Polychilos venosa 1983 (Shim & Fowlie) P.S.Shim ex Fowlie
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