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Heterotaxis valenzuelana 'Whitten 3000' × self
 
 
 
 
Number: TN6614
Name: Heterotaxis valenzuelana 'Whitten 3000' × self
(Also commonly known as Maxillaria valenzuelana)
Type: self    (What's that?)
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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, Winter: days average 75°F, nights 58°F; best fit is Cool-Intermediate 75-58°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)
For Species:   Winter: days average 78°F, nights 55°F; best fit is Cool-Intermediate 75-58°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)

About the name...
Etymology of valenzuelana   Named for Valenzuela, plant collector from Cuba, late 19th century. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Pronunciation of Heterotaxis   het-er-oh-TAX-is (Source: Hawkes 1978)
Pronunciation of valenzuelana   val-en-zway-LAH-na (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.
You can place a "Notify Flask Recipients" Request, and either we or a flask recipient may contact you when plants are available.

You may also place a "Notify Retries" Request, and if an identical pollination (the same parents) is done again, we'll let you know.

You may reserve a flask, but it's very unlikely you'll get one ...this could only happen if we found a flask that we didn't know we had.
Yield Estimate: 124 plants (based on flask surveys done 04/15/2010 )
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 25 - 50 mm plants (based on flask surveys done 03/28/2011 through 04/26/2011)
From one most recently surveyed flask 25 - 50 mm (04/26/2011)
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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: This widespread, epiphytic orchid is found through the Caribbean from eastern Cuba, the West Indie, and Trinidad. Distribution extends into Venezuela, Colombia, and Brazil in South America, and into western Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Honduras in Central America. Plants usually are pendent on trunks and larger branches of trees in lower elevation rainforest at 3300-4900 ft. (1000-1500 m).
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