C. luteola photo by Lourens Grobler

Member Plants

2 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 Cattleya luteola for sale by members of ORCHIDS.ORG. Below are other recent plants for sale:

C. Cariad's Mini-Quinee $30.00 listed by Fred Rump (USA)

Orchid Species: Cattleya luteola

(This name is currently accepted by Kew.)

Cattleya luteola is an orchid species identified by Lindl. in 1853.
Genus
Cattleya (C.)
Grex
luteola
(name currently accepted by Kew)
Parents
Species
Author
Lindl.
Year
1853
ORIGIN: This is a dwarf sized, unifoliate, cool to warm growing epiphytic species found in Brazil, Peru, Ecuador and Bolivia, in lowland tropical rain forests at elevations between 100 and 1200 meters and occasionally up to 2000 meters.

DESCRIPTION: This is a dwarf sized, unifoliate, cool to warm growing epiphytic species found in Brazil, Peru, Ecuador and Bolivia, in lowland tropical rain forests at elevations between 100 and 1200 meters and occasionally up to 2000 meters with a slender creeping rhizome giving rise to clavate, ellipsoid or clavate-cylindrical sulcate pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, oblong or oblong-elliptic, obtuse or notched apically leaf that blooms in the late summer till fall on a terminal, racemose, 1.6 to 6 [4 to 15 cm] long, several flowered inflorescence arising on a mature pseudobulb that is shorter than the leaves arising through a large dried basal sheath, and carries a few to several, long-lived, fragrant or not flowers.

FLOWER SIZE: 2 inches [5 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Cattleya C epidendroides 1856 Rchb.f.
Add+ Cattleya C flavida 1856 Klotzsch
Add+ Cattleya C holfordii 1856 Rchb.f.
Add+ Cattleya C meyeri 1856 Regel
Add+ Cattleya C modesta 1856 C.A.Mey. ex Regel
Add+ Cattleya C sulphurea 1889 auct.
Add+ Epidendrum Epi luteolum 1861 (Lindl.) Rchb.f. in W.G.Walpers
Add+ Hoffmannseggella Hof meyeri
Add+ Hoffmannseggella Hof x meyeriana
Log in to Add a Comment

Featured Site Articles

Read Latest Articles

Have Local Orchids to Sell or Trade?

Author is Sys Admin, posted 23 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 24 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 27 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