Orchid (Cymbidium Rosefieldense)

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Rosefieldense
Cultivar name: 'Rosefieldense'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Green
Other: Green with spotting towards the centre of the flower.
Underground structures: Bulb
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: Seeds require a specialised medium, as they do not contain their own food source.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Bulbs
Containers: Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic
Parentage: Cymbidium hookerianum X Cymbidium tracyanum
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Posted by Australis (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia - Zone 10b) on Jun 13, 2018 9:36 PM

This hybrid grows to be quite a large plant with probably some of the largest blooms in the genus. The example I have seen had the spikes staked upright, although normally they would be arching. It is also strongly perfumed due to both parents being fragrant.

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