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Cochlioda vulcanica

Cochlioda vulcanica

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Cymbidieae
SubTribe: Oncidiinae
Genus: Cochlioda
Species: Cda. vulcanica
Alliance:
Binomial name
Cochlioda vulcanica
(Rchb. f.) Benth. & Hook. f. ex B.D. Jacks. 1893


Cochlioda vulcanica is an epiphytic orchid from the genus Cochlioda.

DescriptionEdit

Plants bloom from summer to fall with six to eight 4 cm wide flowers. Flowers are pollinated by humming birds.

DistributionEdit

Plants are found growing on cliff faces in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru at elevations of 1400 to 3000 meters

CultureEdit

Grow plants in cool temperatures in moderate light. Water plant when mix drys. During the winter give plants a slight dryout between waterings. Water approximately once a week. Pot with medium fir bark.

NamingEdit

Common name: The Volcano Cochlioda

SynonymsEdit

  1. Cochlioda vulcanica var. splendens Froebel ex Cogn. 1898
  2. *Mesospinidium vulcanicum Rchb. f. 1872
  3. Oncidium vulcanicum [Rchb.f] Chase & NH Wms. 2008

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