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Campylocentrum pachyrrhizum 'MC5075' × self
Number: TN6650
Name: Campylocentrum pachyrrhizum 'MC5075' × self
Type: self    (What's that?)
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Comments: Parent plant: Leafless.
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 86°F, nights 65°F; best fit is Warm-Intermediate 87-64°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)

About the name...
Etymology of Campylocentrum   From latinized Greek "campylocentrus" with a bent spur. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Etymology of pachyrrhizum   From latinized Greek "pachyrrhizus" having broad roots. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Pronunciation of Campylocentrum   kam-py-loh-SEN-trum (Source:
Pronunciation of pachyrrhizum   pak-ee-RY-zum (Source: Dave's Garden Botanary)
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Availability: Seed not viable- failed. We were not able to make any flasks.
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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.
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ORIGIN/HABITAT: Found from southern Florida through the Caribbean islands, with distribution extending through the Caribbean-facing lowlands of Central America and into northern South America. Collections recorded at Tropicos from Ecuador in the provinces of El Oro and Manabi at 1300-4250 ft. (400-1300 m); from Mexico in the state of Chiapas; from Panama in the Canal Zone to 350 ft. (100 m); and from Venezuela in the state of Bolívar at about 1150 ft. (350 m), with a collection reported by Foldats (1969-1970) and Dunsterville & Garay (1966) from near Guayaraca at about 2950 ft. (900 m). Throughout its range, plants grow as epiphytes in swamp or humid forests.
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