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Phalaenopsis reichenbachiana

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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. reichenbachiana
Alliance:
Binomial name
Phalaenopsis reichenbachiana
Rchb.f. & Sander 1882


Phalaenopsis reichenbachiana is an species in the genus Phalaenopsis.

Description[]

Plant blooms in the fall with several 5 cm wide flowers. Plant is similar to Phalaenopsis fasciata but differs by the lip structure and flower color.

Distribution[]

Plants are found growing in Mindanao, Philippines.

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.

Naming[]

Common Names: Reichenbach's Phalaenopsis

Synonyms[]

  1. Polychilos reichenbachiana (Rchb.f. & Sander) Shim, 1982
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