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Phalaenopsis malipoensis

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Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Vandeae
SubTribe: Aeridinae
Genus: Phalaenopsis
Species: Phal. malipoensis
Alliance:
Binomial name
Phalaenopsis malipoensis
Z.J.Liu & S.C.Chen 2005


Phalaenopsis malipoensis is an species in the genus Phalaenopsis.

Description[]

Plant flowers in the fall.

This species is similar to Phalaenopsis gibbosa, but differs by having narrower petals, a larger callus on the midlobe of the lip.

Distribution[]

Plants is found in southeastern Yunnan, China

Culture[]

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

Naming[]

Common Names: The Malipo Phalaenopsis

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