Meyers Conservatory - troymeyers.com
Site Navigation
Flasking Home Page
Your Picks List
Comprehensive List
Articles in the Site
Search
Ready-To-Go Flasks
Fast-Turn Flasks
Greenhouse Plants
Current Reservations
Testimonials
 
Flasks of
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
 
Click to Enlarge
Thumbnail
Pod Parent Inflorescence
Click to Enlarge
Thumbnail
Pod Parent Closeup of Labellum
Click to Enlarge
Thumbnail
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)
If you would like to direct someone to this web page, please copy and paste this URL into your email:
http://troymeyers.com/d?015993

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)
You might also want to: View the seed assay for this item.
See if we have plants available in the greenhouse.
View items of the same species.
View items of the same genus.

Ordering Information
You are not currently logged in.
You must be a registered user and be logged in to reserve a flask or place a notification request. Please log in:
LOG IN
Registered Email Address

Password
  
Remember my login information:   (what's this for?)
  No!
  Remember email
  Remember email & password
 
   
 

Go to Flasking Home Page -- Contact Us
Contents of all pages Copyright © 1999-2020. All rights reserved.