Cymbidium aliciae Quisumb. 1940


Cymbidium aliciae Quisumb. 1940 is a terrestrial growing orchid species, native to Sulawesi, Indonesia and the island of Luzon, Philippines. Cymbidium aliciae flowers are slightly fragrant and reach a size of about 5 cm in diameter. Flowering period: Summer to Autumn. The erect inflorescences reach lengths up to about 20 cm and carry up to 20 flowers. Cymbidium aliciae orchids are protected by CITES Appendix II (trade controlled to avoid use incompatible with species survival). The mid-sized tropical orchid species requires intermediate - warm temperatures and shady location with low light. The potting medium should be allowed to dry out between waterings. During dormancy waterings should be restricted.

Cymbidium aliciae Quisumb. 1940
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Image: Cymbidium aliciae Quisumb. 1940
Photographer: Kitisak “Nat” Jaidee

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