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Porroglossum schramii 'Ecuagenera' × self
Number: TN8923
Name: Porroglossum schramii 'Ecuagenera' × self
Type: self    (What's that?)
Seed Donor: Dr. Alfonso Miguel Doucette
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Pod Parent Flower
Culture Notes from Donor: Parent plant: Needs cool-intermediate temperatures, RO or Distilled water, and high humidity to thrive. I refresh the sphagnum these grow in every six months. Temperature range Intermediate 83-60°F, cooler season Cool-Cold 64-44°F. Mounted on a cedar shingle with a layer of sphagnum.
Comments: Parent plant: Small plant under four inches tall. Produces flowers successively and can be in bloom all year long once established. Miniature.

Temperatures we attempt to use in the lab & greenhouse:
For Species:   Spring, Summer, Autumn: days average 83°F, nights 60°F; best fit is Intermediate 83-60°F (Source: A. M. Doucette pers comm)
For Species:   Winter: days average 64°F, nights 44°F; best fit is Cool-Cold 64-44°F (Source: A. M. Doucette pers comm)

About the name...
Etymology of Porroglossum   From latinized Greek "porrho" forward; "glossa" tongue. The column is situated distantly from the lip. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Pronunciation of Porroglossum   por-ro-GLOS-sum (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
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