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Orchid Species: Vanda tricolor

(This name is currently accepted by Kew.)

Vanda tricolor is an orchid species identified by Lindl. in 1847.
Genus
Vanda (V.)
Grex
tricolor
(name currently accepted by Kew)
Parents
Species
Author
Lindl.
Year
1847
ORIGIN: Found in central and eastern Java.

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).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Vanda V suavis 1848 Lindl.
Add+ Limodorum Limo suaveolens 1849 Reinw. ex Blume
Add+ Vanda V suaveolens 1849 Blume
Add+ Vanda V tricolor f. aurea
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