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Orchid Species: Prosthechea christii

Kew currently accepted name is Prosthechea crassilabia

Prosthechea christii is an orchid species identified by (Rchb.f.) Dodson & Hágsater in 1999. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Prosthechea crassilabia.
Prosthechea (Psh.)
(Rchb.f.) Dodson & Hágsater
ORIGIN: Found in the Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Trinidad & Tobago, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela, Surinam, French Guyana, and Guyana at elevations of 1200 to 1900 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Medium sized, cool growing epiphyte, lithophyte or terrestrial in pine-oak cloud forests with clustered, large, bimorphic, ovoid, compressed or long and cylindric pseudobulbs carrying 2 to 4, erect-patent, elliptic-lanceolate to oblong-lanceolate, subacute, narrowing below into the base leaves that blooms in the spring, summmer and fall on a terminal, 12 [30 cm] long, racemose, few to many [5 to 22] flowered inflorescence arising on a newly matured pseudobulb with non-resupinate, fleshy, rigid, color variable flowers.

FLOWER SIZE: 1 1/2 inches [3.75 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Prosthechea Psh crassilabia 2003 (Poepp. & Endl.) Carnevali & I.Ramírez in J.A.Steyermark & al. (eds.)
Add+ Epidendrum Epi christii 1876 Rchb.f.
Add+ Anacheilium Ahl crassilabium 2004 (Poepp. & Endl.) Withner
Add+ Encyclia E christii 1994 (Rchb.f.) Dodson
Add+ Encyclia E leopardina 1994 (Rchb.f.) Dodson & Hágsater
Add+ Epidendrum Epi baculibulbum 1923 Schltr.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi crassilabium 1836 Poepp. & Endl.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi feddeanum 1905 Kraenzl.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi leopardinum 1876 Rchb.f.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi saccharatum 1908 Kraenzl.
Add+ Hormidium Horm coriaceum 1960 (Lindl.) Brieger
Add+ Hormidium Horm virens 1960 (Lindl.) Brieger
Add+ Prosthechea Psh leopardina 1999 (Rchb.f.) Dodson & Hágsater
Add+ Prosthechea Psh longipes 2005 (Rchb.f.) Chiron
Add+ Encyclia E crassilabia 1961 (Poepp. & Endl.) Dressler
Add+ Epidendrum Epi rhopalobulbon 1924 Schltr.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi coriaceum 1853 (Thunb. ex Sw.) Poir.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi longipes 1881 Rchb.f.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi rhabdobulbon 1920 Schltr.
Add+ Hormidium Horm baculibulbum 1960 (Schltr.) Brieger
Most awarded/recent cultivars: Psh. crassilabia 'Susana' (2011)
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