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Gastrochilus sororius

Gastrochilus sororius

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Vandeae
SubTribe: Aeridinae
Genus: Gastrochilus
Species: Gchls. sororius
Alliance:
Binomial name
Gastrochilus sororius
Schlechter 1913


Gastrochilus sororius is an species in the genus Gastrochilus.

DescriptionEdit

Plant blooms in the fall with 1.4 cm wide flowers.

DistributionEdit

Plants are found growing in the lower montane forest of Borneo, Java, Sumatra and Sulawesi at elevations below 1550 meters

CultureEdit

Plants are best grown hanged in baskets and on mounted and usually require moderate shade and warm temperatures. Water frequently during growing season and reduce watering after flowering. If hunged the roots must be watered frequently. Plants should be grown in media that is well drained such as tree fern fibers (for small plants), medium fir bark, or sphagnum moss.

NamingEdit

Common Names: The Closely Related Gastrochilus

SynonymsEdit

  1. Saccolabium calceolare J.J.Sm. Sensu 1905

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