Orchid (Cymbidium Mighty Sunset)

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Mighty Sunset
Cultivar name: 'Mighty Sunset'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
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
Containers: Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic
Parentage: Wyalong X Mighty Mouse
Child plants: 5 child plants

Posted by Australis (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia - Zone 10b) on Dec 2, 2018 8:08 PM

The original cross was reported to be diploid, with some chance triploids. One of these triploid plants was later used by New Horizon Orchids to breed Orchid (Cymbidium Mae West).

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