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Ascocenda

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Orchidaceae
Tribe  Vandeae
Scientific name  × Ascocenda
Rank  Genus
Order  Asparagales
Subfamily  Epidendroideae
Subtribe  Aeridinae
Higher classification  Orchids
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Similar  Orchids, Singapore orchid, Ascocentrum, Aerides, Rhynchostylis

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× Ascocenda, abbreviated as Ascda in the horticultural trade, is a man-made hybrid orchid genus resulting from a cross between Ascocentrum and Vanda (Asctm × V). It was first described in Orchid Rev. 57: 172 (1949).

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× Ascocenda species are common in cultivation with numerous cultivars and often combine the large flower size of the Vanda parents with the color and compactness of the Ascocentrum parents.

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Most find their origin in Thailand, Myanmar, India and the Philippines.

They are evergreen compact epiphytes with an uprigh, narrow, oviform leaves. The inflorescence is an axillary cluster with 6 to 8 open flowers. They bloom twice or sometimes three times a year with long lasting flowers. The flowers are brightly colored, often overlaid with contrasting colors.

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References

Ascocenda Wikipedia


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