Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Cattleya

Cattleya elongata

Orchid name details

Rank: Species
Published in: Gen. Spec. Orchid.; 1: 72; 1877

Habitat and distribution for Cattleya elongata

Bloom Seasons: summer
Countries: Brazil

Culture, care and growing tips for Cattleya elongata

Fertilize on a regular schedule. In fir bark, a high-nitrogen (such as 30-10-10) formulation, or ...

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Should be 50 to 80 percent for cattleyas. This can be provided in the home ...

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Light is the most important factor in growing and flowering cattleyas, whether in a greenhouse ...

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Description:

From Wikipedia: Cattleya alexandrae L.Linden & Rolfe, Gard. Chron., III, 1892(1): 522. (1892) Cattleya nilsonii Regel, Gartenflora 38: 481. (1889) Cattleya alexandrae var. elegans Rolfe, Lindenia 8: 47. (1892) Cattleya alexandrae var. tenebrosa Rolfe, Gard. Chron. 1892(1): 522. (1892) Cattleya alexandrae var. maculata auct., Orchid Rev. 3: 330. (1895) Cattleya alexandrae var. rosea auct., Orchid Rev. 3: 330. (1895) Cattleya elongata var. elegans (Rolfe) Fowlie, Braz. Bifol. Cattleyas: 89. (1977) Cattleya elongata var. tenebrosa (Rolfe) Fowlie, Braz. Bifol. Cattleyas: 89. (1977) Cattleya elongata var. maculata (auct.) Braem, Cattleya Brazilian Bifoliate Cattleyas: 35. (1984) Cattleya elongata var. rosea (auct.) Braem, Cattleya Brazilian Bifoliate Cattleyas: 36. (1984) Cattleya elongata f. alba F.Barros & J.A.N.Bat., Orquidologia Sul-Amer.: 101 (2004) Cattleya elongata, the Cattleya with the Elongated Stalk, is an orchid species in the genus Cattleya endemic to the campo rupestre vegetation in northeas See More at Wikipedia



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