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Jumellea

Jumellea walleri plate
Jumellea walleri in Southern African epiphytic orchids

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Vandeae
SubTribe: Angraecinae
Alliance:
Genus: Jumellea
Schlechter 1914
Type Species
Jumellea recurva


Jumellea, abbreviated Jum in horticultural trade, is an orchid genus with around 40 species

DistributionEdit

The genus is distributed from Madagascar to the Comoros, and the Mascarenes.

DescriptionEdit

Flowers in this genus have narrow segments and a lanceolate lip

CultureEdit

Grow in moderate light and with cool to intermediate temperatures. Grow in tree fern fibers or full sphagnum moss. Water regularly. Plant is best mounted on cork.


NamingEdit

This genus is named after Henri Jumelle, a French botanist

Species Edit

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