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x Rhyncholaeliocattleya Yen Corona 'Green Genie'

Family Name: Orchidaceae
Synonyms: x Brassolaeliocattleya Yen Corona 'Green Genie'
Full Sun: 6-8h Moderate Water Occasional Misting Hanging Basket Ornamental Flowers Epiphyte


Family Name
Genus Epithet
Infraspecific Epithet

Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Division
Plant Growth Form Epiphyte


Preferred Climate Zone Tropical, Sub-Tropical / Monsoonal

Description and Ethnobotany

Growth Form Sympodial orchid 20-25cm in height
Flowers Flowers 7-8cm across, sepals apple green, lateral petals cream -white flushed with purplish pink,  lip purplish pink. 
Taxonomy Hybrid between Cattleya  Brazilian Treasure and Rhyncolaeliocattleya Memoria Helen Brown

Landscaping Features

Desirable Plant Features Ornamental Flowers
Plant & Rootzone Preference - Tolerance Well-Drained Soils
Landscape Uses Small Gardens, Container Planting, Hanging Basket

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Full Sun
Water Preference Moderate Water, Occasional Misting
Planting Remarks Grow under 1 layer of shade netting (about 70-80% sunlight) under tropical lowland conditions. Use well drained/ porous media for potting.
Pest(s) Sucking Insects
Propagation Method Division, Tissue Culture


Foliage Retention Evergreen
Mature Foliage Colour(s) Green

Floral (Angiosperm)

Flower Colour(s) Green - Light Green, Purple, White

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Master ID 32496
Species ID 6908
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Species record last updated on: 16 June 2021.