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Sigmatostalix portillae 'MC231' × self
Number: TN1279
Name: Sigmatostalix portillae 'MC231' × self
Type: self    (What's that?)
Seed Donor: Dale Borders
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Pod Parent Flowers
Culture Notes from Donor: Parent plant: Temperature range I (60-83°F)

About the name...
Etymology of portillae   Named for Mario Portilla, an orchid enthusiast in Paute, Ecuador during the 20th century. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Etymology of Sigmatostalix   From Greek "sigma" C-shaped; "stalix" stake. In reference to the C-shaped, arcuate column. (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
Pronunciation of Sigmatostalix   sig-mat-oh-STAH-lix (Source: Hawkes 1978)
Pronunciation of Sigmatostalix   sig-mat-oh-STAY-lix (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
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Availability: Capsules failed. We were not able to make any flasks.
You should: Consider placing a "Notify Retries" Request, and if an identical pollination (the same parents) is done again, we'll let you know.
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