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Oncidium cornigerum

Oncidium cornigerum

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Cymbidieae
SubTribe: Oncidiinae
Genus: Oncidium
Species: Onc. cornigerum
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Binomial name
Oncidium cornigerum
Lindl. 1833


Oncidium cornigerum is an epiphytic orchid from the genus Oncidium.

DescriptionEdit

Plants blooms in the summer and winter with up to eighty 2 cm wide flowers.

DistributionEdit

Plants are found in Espiritu Santo southward to Rio Grande Do Sul Brazil and Paraguay at elevations of 50 to 1200 meters

CultureEdit

Grow in intermediate to warm conditions with moderate to bright light. Water the plant right before the potting mix starts to dry. Plants should be potted in a well drain medium such as medium fir bark.

NamingEdit

Common name: The Horn Carrying Oncidium

SynonymsEdit

  1. Baptistonia cornigera ( Lindl. ) Chiron & V.P.Castro 2004
  2. Oncidium chrysorhapis Rchb.f. 1888

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