Ac. cyanea photo by Lourens Grobler

Member Plants

3 plants cultivated by members of ORCHIDS.ORG.
See All Member Plants


Upcoming Global Events

19th European Orchid Council Conference and Exhibition, Denmark

Starting Thursday, May 6, 2021 (lasts 4 days) Event by Danish Orchid Society / Dansk Orchide Klub Read More
There are currently no photos of plants of Aganisia cyanea for sale by members of ORCHIDS.ORG. Below are other recent plants for sale:

Orchid Species: Aganisia cyanea

(This name is currently accepted by Kew.)

Aganisia cyanea is an orchid species identified by (Lindl.) G.Nicholson in 1869.
Genus
Aganisia (Agn.)
Grex
cyanea
(name currently accepted by Kew)
Parents
Species
Author
(Lindl.) G.Nicholson
Year
1869
ORIGIN: A small sized, hot growing epiphytic plant with fusiform, slightly compressed, rugose pseudobulbs covered with papery bracts and with a single to two coriaceous, oblong-lanceolate, short petiolate leaves, a visible, creeping, slender rhizome and a 12 [30 cm] long, basal, slender inflorescence that is slightly longer than the leaves and arises from the base of a mature pseudobulb and is erect to arching, carries loosely few to several [to 10] showy, fragrant flowers and blooms in the late winter until summer mostly in the late spring. They are found in Colombia, Venezuela and Brazil at elevations of 100 to 500 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Small sized, hot growing epiphyte and rarely terrestrial with an ascending growth habit and as such does well on tree fern or cork slabs. In nature these plants are often found semi-submerged by flooding rivers in the Amazon area with only the flowers above the water line. This orchid will thrive if given a hot, humid environment with lots of shade or dappled sunlight and room for the plant to expand. Daily mistings while in growth are greatly appreciated.

FLOWER SIZE: 2 1/2 inches [6.25 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Acacallis Ac rosariana 2001 V.P.Castro & J.B.F.Silva
Add+ Aganisia Agn rosariana 2010 (V.P.Castro & J.B.F.Silva) F.Barros & L.R.S.Guim.
Add+ Acacallis Ac caerulea 1923 (Hoehne) Hoehne in A.J.de Sampaio
Add+ Acacallis Ac hoehnei 1918 Schltr.
Add+ Kochiophyton Koc caeruleum 1910 Hoehne
Add+ Warrea Wra cinerea 1881 Benth.
Add+ Aganisia Agn cyanea f. alba 2015 (Roeth & O.Gruss) Meneguzzo
Add+ Acacallis Ac cyanea 1853 Lindl.
Add+ Aganisia Agn tricolor 1885 N.E.Br.
Add+ Kochiophyton Koc negrense 1906 Schltr. ex Cogn. in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.)
Log in to Add a Comment

Featured Site Articles

Read Latest Articles

Have Local Orchids to Sell or Trade?

Author is Sys Admin, posted 22 days ago Recently the Denver Orchid Society (DOS) had to cancel its March show due to Covid-19.  Like other societies, the DOS was stuck with many orchid plants for sale which it is now trying to sell to lo... Read More

Water: The Most Important Nutrient

Author is Roy Tokunaga, posted 22 days ago We take water for granted.  It falls out of the sky.  It flows from the faucet.  Oahu city water is considered good for growing Orchids.   We use it without thought or concern. If you study orch... Read More

*** COVID-19 *** Orchids.org (IOF) and OrchidWiz Partnership Announcement

Author is Alex Maximiano, posted 26 days ago The non-profit International Orchid Foundation (IOF) and OrchidWiz are partnering to help orchid nurseries during the health crisis.  We are happy to announce that all OrchidWiz current customers w... Read More

Plant Vendor: How to List an Orchid for Sale (FREE)

Author is Yahoo Alex, posted about 1 month ago The non-profit International Orchid Foundation (IOF) and OrchidWiz are joining hands to help orchid nurseries stay afloat during the current health crisis.  Together we have developed a new online ... Read More

  Announcements

  1. *** COVID-19 *** Orchids.org (IOF) and OrchidWiz Partnership Announcement

New Topics

  1. Kate McMillan started topic Horticultural Charcoal vs Activated Charcoal in category General Discussion
  2. Susan smith asked question Vanda Samsri Gory in category General Discussion
  3. Edward Zapata asked question Sale and trade in category General Discussion
  4. Jackie Hartter asked question Cymbidiums not blooming in category General Discussion
  5. Robert Ferguson asked question Neomorrea in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. dian Hubbard commented on member plant Mps. Hajime Ono '#5' by Robert H. Findlay
  2. Sharie Heckaman commented on member plant C. labiata var. Rubra by Marli Guarino
  3. Sharie Heckaman commented on member plant Suara. Rick Beverly 'Valentine's Gift' by George Su
  4. George Su commented on topic "New Intergeneric Orchids" by George Su
  5. Marli Guarino commented on member plant Monnierara Millenium Magic var. Witchcraft by Marli Guarino
  6. Tien Pham commented on topic "Cymbidiums not blooming" by Jackie Hartter
  7. Marli Guarino commented on member plant C. Stradivarius 'Eclipse' by Carlos Bermudez
  8. Carmen Betancourt commented on member plant Den. Adora Nishii by Terry Moore
  9. John Weland commented on member plant Mcp. Tibiana by Blanca Acosta
  10. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Angcm. viguieri by Terry Moore
  11. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Vanda Samsri Gory" by Susan smith
  12. Gilda Gómez commented on member plant C. purpurata var. (flammea x sanguinea) by Carol Holdren
  13. Sys Admin commented on member plant Rcc. Hsinying Tango by Terry Moore
  14. Sys Admin commented on topic "Sale and trade " by Edward Zapata
  15. Emily Quinn commented on member plant Myv. Jamanota Fascination by José Ignacio Pérez
  16. Alex Maximiano commented on member plant Phal. Baldan's Kaleidoscope 'Golden Treasure' by Vickie Seibert
  17. Kate McMillan commented on article "Plant Vendor: How to List an Orchid for Sale (FREE)" by Yahoo Alex
  18. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Searching for orchid" by Robert Ferguson
  19. Alex Maximiano commented on member plant Ons. Eye Candy 'Pinky' by Susan Maxwell Schmidt
  20. Mary Lane commented on member plant Den. Emma White by Mary Lane