Cymbidium finlaysonianum


Cymbidium finlaysonianum                              photo Z
taxonomy        described by (Lindley) Wallich, Nathaniel
  published in       The Genera and Species of Orchidaceous Plants  164    1833
  family Orchidaceae
  subfamily Epidendroideae
  tribe Cymbidieae
  subtribe Cymbidiinae
  genus Cymbidium  Swartz  1799
  chromosomes  2n = 40 
  metabolism  CAM pathway, stomata of the leaves are open at night. 
    (K.Silvera, L.S. Santiago, J.C. Cushman, K. Winter - International Symposium on Plant Biology, August 2013)
    it is useful give the soluble mineal nutriens, on the roots.
native of origins secondary forests on trees or rocky limestone near the coast, in Viet Nam, Cambodia, Thailand, 
Malaysia (Sarawak, Marudi, Kuching, Gunung Trus Madi, Malaya), Indonesia (Sumatra, Java, Sulawesi),
he Philippines (Palawan)
  altitude 0 - 1100 m  (0 - 3630 ft)
  habitat climate informations from Kuningan (Java, Indonesia)
    Köppen climate classification : Am, tropical monsoon climate (a dry season and a wet season very rainy)
    the weather station data (temperatures are calculated for an altitude of 550 m / 1800 ft) :
    Cymbidium finlaysonianum a gr uk
  photoperiod in Kuningan this orchid bloom with a photoperiod, that varies during the year, from 12 h 26 m' to 11 h 34 m'
  life form epiphyte or litophyte 
  brightness   sunny
inflorescence    length 60 - 80 cm  (24" - 32"), basal pendulous 
  nr flowers 14 - 16, fragrants
  size single flower  5 L 5 cm (2" L 2") - inflorescence  L  cm
  duration  inflorescence30 days
  time to bloom from birth, ≈ days   
CITES appendix II


NOTE! This site uses cookies and similar technologies.

If you not change browser settings, you agree to it.

I understand