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Cymbidium macrorhizon Long Rhizome Cymbidium


Long Rhizome Cymbidium , Cymbidium macrorhizon


Cymbidium macrorhizon Lindl. 1833

Common Name The Long Rhizome Cymbidium - in Japan Maya-ran [Mt. Maya orchid] - In China Da Gen Lan

Flower Size 1.2 to 1.6" [3 to 4 cm]

Found in Pakistan, the western Himalayas, the Chinese Himalayas, Assam,, the eastern Himalayas, Nepal, Myanamar, Thailand, Laosa, Vietnam, Taiwan, the Ryukyu Islands and Korea in forests along rivers, in forest margins and on open grassy slopes at elevations of 700 to 1500 meters as a miniature to just medium sized, warm to cool growing, leafless terrestrial with a subterranean, branching, soft, fleshy, tuberculate, rhizome giving rise in the spring and summer to a terminal from the end of the rhizome, erect, 3 to 6 flowered inflorescence enveloped basally by 4 to 8, imbricating, boat-shaped, ovate bracts and oblong-lanceolate, acute floral bracts

Synonyms Aphyllorchis aberrans (Finet) Schltr. 1911; Bletia nipponica Franch. & Sav. 1878; Cymbidium aberrans (Finet) Schltr. 1919; Cymbidium aphyllum Ames & Schltr. 1919; Cymbidium macrorhizon var. aberrans (Finet) P.J.Cribb & Du Puy 2007; Cymbidium nipponicum (Franch. & Sav.) Rolfe 1895; Cymbidium pedicellatum Finet 1900; Cymbidium sagamiense (Nakai) Makino & Nemoto 1931; Cymbidium szechuanensis S.Y.Hu 1973; Cymbidiopsis macrorhiza (Lindl.) H.J.Chowdhery 2009; Pachyrhizanthe aberrans (Finet) Nakai 1931;.Pachyrhizanthe aphylla Nakai 1931; Pachyrhizanthe aberrans (Finet) Nakai 1931; Pachyrhizanthe macrorhizos (Lindl.) Nakai 1931; Pachyrhizanthe nipponica (Franch. & Sav.) Nakai 1931; Pachyrhizanthe sagamiensis Nakai 1931; Yoania aberrans Finet 1900