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Renanthera monachica 'MC2732' × self
Number: TN7543
Name: Renanthera monachica 'MC2732' × self
Type: self    (What's that?)
Seed Donor: Troy C. Meyers
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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 86°F, nights 72°F; best fit is Warm 90-70°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)

About the name...
Etymology of monachica   From latinized Greek "monochicus" monk-like, cowl-like. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Etymology of Renanthera   From latinized Greek "renis" kidney; "anthera" anther. A poorly-fitting name with no similarity to the flower shapes. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Pronunciation of monachica   mon-AK-i-ka (Source: Hawkes 1978)
Pronunciation of Renanthera   ren-AN-the-ra (Source: Hawkes 1978)
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Availability: Capsule 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: The Philippines. Plants have been found in the provinces of Quezon, Rizal, and Zambales on Luzon Island and in Surigao Province on Mindanao Island. It usually grows as an epiphyte on trees in open grasslands at elevations up to 1650 ft. (500 m).
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