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Established Seedlings of
Laelia autumnalis 'Jacoba' × autumnalis var. atrorubens 'Acapulco'
Number: TN8407
Name: Laelia autumnalis 'Jacoba' × autumnalis var. atrorubens 'Acapulco'
Type: outcross    (What's that?)
Seed Donor: Victor Gonzalez
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Pod Parent Flower
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Pollen Parent Flower

Temperatures we attempt to use in the lab & greenhouse:
For Species:   Summer, Spring, Autumn: days average 77°F, nights 53°F; best fit is Cool-Intermediate 75-58°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)
For Species:   Winter: days average 72°F, nights 40°F; best fit is Cool-Cold 64-44°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)

About the name...
Etymology of atrorubens   From Latin "atro-" lusterless black; "rubens" red. Black-red. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Etymology of autumnalis   From Latin "autumnalis" flowering in the Autumn. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Etymology of Laelia   One of the vestal virgins, Laelia. (Source: Pridgeon 1992)
Pronunciation of atrorubens   at-row-ROO-benz (Source: Hawkes 1978)
Pronunciation of autumnalis   aw-tum-NAH-lis (Source: Hawkes 1978)
Pronunciation of Laelia   LAY-lee-ah (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 4 items with 1 plant per item that will be considered for sale later.

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