FANDOM


Coelogyne schilleriana

Coel. schilleriana

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Coelogyneae
SubTribe: Coelogyninae
Genus: Coelogyne
Species: Coel. schilleriana
Alliance:
Binomial name
Coelogyne schilleriana
Rchb.f. & K.Koch 1858


Coelogyne schilleriana is a species of Coelogyne.

DescriptionEdit

Plants bloom during the spring with a single 7.5 cm wide flower. Plant goes dormant during the winter.

This species is dedicated to Consul Schiller, an orchid collector in Hamburg Germany.

DistributionEdit

Plant is found growing in Thailand and Myanamar at elevations around 200 meters

CultureEdit

Plants are usually grown in baskets. Plant grows from intermediate to warm temperatures in partial shade. Water regularly during the summer, about once every two days and gradually reduce in the winter. Water about once every two to three weeks and gradually increase watering as new roots begin to show. Pot in a well drain medium. Pot in a plastic or clay pot with a mix of fine fir bark, tree fern fibers, and perlite or pot in New Zealand sphagnum moss.

NamingEdit

Common name: Schiller's Coelogyne

SynonymsEdit

  1. Pleione schilleriana (Rchb.f. & K.Koch) Kuntze 1891

ReferencesEdit

  • Hill, Cindy. "Coelogyne:Sparkiling Stars of Asia." Orchid Digest Vol. 72-2 April, May, June 2008: 60-76.

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.