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Oncidium cajamarcae
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Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Cymbidieae
SubTribe: Oncidiinae
Genus: Oncidium
Species: Onc. cajamarcae
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Binomial name
Oncidium cajamarcae
Schltr. 1921


Oncidium cajamarcae is an epiphytic orchid from the genus Oncidium.

Description

Plants blooms in the summer with thirty 5 cm wide flowers.

Distribution

Plants are found in Peru at elevations of 2000 to 3000 meters

Culture

Grow in cool to warm conditions with moderate to bright light. Water the plant right before the potting mix starts to dry. Plants should be potted in a well drain medium such as medium fir bark.

Naming

Common name: The Cajamarca Oncidium

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