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Tainia penangiana

Tainia penangiana

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Arethuseae
SubTribe: Bletiinae
Genus: Tainia
Species: Tainia penangiana
Alliance:
Binomial name
Tainia penangiana
Hook. f. 1890


Tainia penangiana is a species in the genus Tainia.

DescriptionEdit

Plant blooms in the winter with five to fifteen 2 cm wide flowers. Flowers are fragrant.

DistributionEdit

Plant is found growing in Assam India, eastern Himalayas, Thailand, Malaysia, China and Vietnam

CultureEdit

Plants require shade and warm temperature requirements. Plants should be potted in a mix that retain some moisture such as gravel. Medium should be kept moist during growing season. Repotting should be done after flowering.

NamingEdit

Common Names: The Penang Tainia

SynonymsEdit

  1. Ania penangiana (Hook.f.) Summerhayes 1939
  2. Ascotainia penangiana Ridl. 1907
  3. Tainia hookeriana King & Pantl., J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, 1895.
  4. Ascotainia hookeriana (King & Pantl.) Ridl., Mat. Fl. Malay. Penins. 1: 116 (1907).
  5. Ascotainia siamensis Rolfe ex Downie, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1925: 378 (1925).
  6. Ania hookeriana (King & Pantl.) Tang & F.T.Wang ex Summerh., 1939.
  7. Tainia siamensis (Rolfe ex Downie) Seidenf. & Smitinand, 1959.
  8. Tainia taiwaniana S.S.Ying,1987.

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