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Phalaenopsis bastianii

Phalaenopsis bastianii.jpg

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Vandeae
SubTribe: Aeridinae
Genus: Phalaenopsis
Species: Phal. bastianii
Alliance:
Binomial name
Phalaenopsis bastianii
O.Gruss & L.Röllke 1991


Phalaenopsis bastianii is an species in the genus Phalaenopsis.

Description[]

Plant flowers from summer to winter with two to seven 3.5 to 4 cm wide flowers. Flowers are similar to Phalaenopsis mariae but differs by having flat floral features

Distribution[]

Plants are found growing in the forest of the Philippines in the Sulu Archipelago

Culture[]

Grow in warm temperatures. Pot in medium fir bark and keep in partial shade. Water about once a week. Keep plant fairly moist but not wet.

Varieties[]

Image Name Description
Phal. bastianii 'Spitskop'.jpg Phalaenopsis bastianii 'Spitskop' Flower has red patch petals and sepals, and a pink lip

Naming[]

Common Names: Bastian's Phalaenosis

Synonyms[]

  1. Phalaenopsis deltonii Hort. ex Gruss & Rolke 1991
  2. Phalaenopsis bastianii forma flava Gruss & Rolke 1991
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