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Orchid Species: Eria vanoverberghii

Kew currently accepted name is Mycaranthes vanoverberghii

Eria vanoverberghii is an orchid species identified by Ames in 1912. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Mycaranthes vanoverberghii.
Genus
Eria (Er.)
Grex
vanoverberghii
Parents
Species
Author
Ames
Year
1912
ORIGIN: Found on Luzon and Mindoro Islands of the Philippines at elevations of 300 to 1500 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Giant sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte with very elongate [1 m] pseudobulbs carrying all along the stem, strap shaped, acute, to 10 [25 cm] long, leathery leaves that blooms mostly in the fall on to 6, terminal, many flowered, to 10 [25 cm] long, racemose inflorescence with a very conspicuous, large white bract behind each flower.

FLOWER SIZE: 0.4 inches [1 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Mycaranthes Mrth vanoverberghii 2008 (Ames) Cootes
Most awarded/recent cultivars: Mrth. vanoverberghii 'Vistamont' (2 awards in 2010) Mrth. vanoverberghii 'Kaycee's Joy' (2009)
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