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Ornithochilus fuscus 'MC1139' × self
 
 
 
 
Number: TN2464
Name: Ornithochilus fuscus 'MC1139' × self
Type: self    (What's that?)
Seed Donor: Dale Borders
 
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Pod Parent Blooming Plant
 
 
Culture Notes from Donor: Parent plant: Temperature range I (60-83°F)
 
Comments: A miniature species allied to Phalaenopsis and Aerides.
 
For additional origin/habitat information supplied courtesy of Charles and Margaret Baker, see further below, near the bottom of this page.

Temperatures we attempt to use in the lab & greenhouse:
For Species:   Spring, Summer, Autumn: days average 73°F, nights 62°F; best fit is Cool-Intermediate 75-58°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)
For Species:   Winter: days average 60°F, nights 40°F; best fit is Cold 58-38°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)
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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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The origin/habitat information below is supplied courtesy of Charles and Margaret Baker

The following information is based on the name of the plant provided by the donor, and assumes that the name is correct. If the plant has been misidentified, then the following information may not be correct.
This text is copyrighted by the Bakers and may not be reproduced without permission.

ORIGIN/HABITAT: Widespread across Southeast Asia from the Himalayan region near Dehra Dun in northern India eastward into China. Distribution includes Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, northeast India, Burma, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Malaya, Sumatra, and Borneo. Throughout the habitat in India, these plants grow in the subtropical zone at 4900-6550 ft. (1500-2000 m). Although plants have been found in almost all climatic zones in Thailand, the majority of the collections were made in the northern mountains at 3300-5250 ft. (1000-1600 m). Collections in the other zones in Thailand were mostly at 1950-4250 ft. (600-1300 m). In Laos, plants were found between Phong Saly and M. Sing at 3950 ft. (1200 m). In Vietnam, collections have been made at several locations, mostly at 3300-3600 ft. (1000-1100 m). In southwest China, plants grow on trees and rocks in sparse forest at 2950-6900 ft. (900-2100 m). In Malaya, where this orchid has been found only once, it was found in the Genting Highlands of Pahang Province at 5900-6250 ft. (1800-1900 m). In Borneo, plants are found in the hill and lower mountain forests of Kalimantan and Sabah at 2950-4900 ft. (900-1500 m).
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