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Laelia purpurata var. venosa 'AcoSchus' × purpurata var. schusteriana 'MC4218'
Number: TN5993
Name: Laelia purpurata var. venosa 'AcoSchus' × purpurata var. schusteriana 'MC4218'
Type: outcross    (What's that?)
Seed Donor: Gary Cauble
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Pod Parent Inflorescence
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Pod Parent Closeup of Labellum
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Pollen Parent Flower
Culture Notes from Donor: Pod parent plant: Grown in coir, 45°F-100°F outside in summer, in greenhouse in winter in Saratoga, CA.
Comments: Pod parent plant: Medium-sized plant.

Temperatures we attempt to use in the lab & greenhouse:
For Species:   Spring, Summer, Autumn: days average 86°F, nights 66°F; best fit is warm-intermediate 87-64°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)
For Species:   Winter: days average 67°F, nights 50°F; best fit is Cool 70-52°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)

About the name...
Etymology of Laelia   One of the vestal virgins, Laelia. (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
Etymology of purpurata   From Latin "purpureus" purple. (Source: Brown 1956)
Etymology of venosa   From Latin "venosus" with veins. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Pronunciation of Laelia   LAY-lee-ah (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
Pronunciation of purpurata   pur-pur-AH-ta (Source: Hawkes 1978)
Pronunciation of venosa   ve-NOE-sa (Source: Hawkes 1978)
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Flask Information
Availability: We have sold all of the flasks for this item.
You should: Consider getting individual plants or compots instead of a flask.
See if we have plants available in the greenhouse.
Yield Estimate: 1070 plants (based on flask surveys done 11/28/2007 through 09/17/2009)
Yield estimates are only approximate, but may appear to be fairly exact numbers because they are a combination of large rough estimates in remaining mother flasks and more accurate small estimates in reflasks.
Plantlet Sizes: From many flasks 10 - 70 mm plants (based on flask surveys done 03/20/2008 through 03/17/2010)
From one most recently surveyed flask 30 - 70 mm (03/17/2010)
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