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Orchid Species: Vanda curvifolia

Vanda curvifolia is an orchid species identified by (Lindl.) L.M.Gardiner in 2012.
Genus
Vanda (V.)
Grex
curvifolia
(name currently accepted by Kew)
Parents
Species
Author
(Lindl.) L.M.Gardiner
Year
2012
ORIGIN: Found in Assam India, eastern Himalayas, Nepal, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, southern China and Vietnam to the south on deciduous trees in semi-deciduous and deciduous dry lowland forests at elevations of sea-level to 700 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Small to medium sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with short, often bifurcate, stout, woody below stems covered by leaf bases carrying distichous, narrowly linear, strongly decurved, praemorse or bidentate apically leaves that blooms in the late spring and summer on a crowded, erect, 6 to 10 [15 to 25 cm] long, axillary, shorter than the leaves, densly many flowered inflorescence.

FLOWER SIZE: 3/4 to 1 1/8 inch [2 to 2.7 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Origin
Add+ Ascocentrum Asctm curvifolium Sander, traditional
Add+ Gastrochilus Gchls curvifolius
Add+ Saccolabium Slm curvifolium
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