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Oncidium tsubotae

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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. tsubotae
Alliance:
Binomial name
Oncidium tsubotae
Königer 1996


Oncidium tsubotae is an epiphytic orchid from the genus Oncidium.

Description[]

Plants blooms in the spring with up to a hundred 1.25 cm wide flowers. Flowers are fragrant.

Distribution[]

Plants are found in Santander Colombia at elevations around 1900 meters

Culture[]

Grow in cool to intermediate 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: Tsubota's Oncidium

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