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Established Seedlings of
Cymbidium aff. bicolor 'MC7290' × self
Number: TN8335
Name: Cymbidium aff. bicolor 'MC7290' × self
(Acquired incorrectly named as Cymbidium canaliculatum)
Type: self    (What's that?)
Seed Donor: Mr William Jasen
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Pod Parent Flowers
Comments: Originally listed here as Cymbidium canaliculatum, but we suspect it may be bicolor or bicolor subsp. pubescens.

About the name...
Etymology of aff.   An abbreviation of the latin word "affinis," it indicates that the plant resembles the mentioned species. This could be because it is the species or is closely related to it. (Source: Troy Meyers)
Etymology of bicolor   From Latin, two-colored. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Etymology of Cymbidium   From Greek "kymbos" boat-shaped cup. (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
Pronunciation of bicolor   BY-col-or (Source: Hawkes 1978)
Pronunciation of Cymbidium   sim-BID-ee-um (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
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ESTABLISHED SEEDLINGS of these are not currently available, but we have some maturing in the greenhouse and expect to offer them in the future. There are 5 items with 1 plant per item that will be considered for sale later.

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