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Cymbidium multiradicatum Many Rooted Cymbidium


Many Rooted Cymbidium, Cymbidium multiradicatum


Cymbidium multiradicatum Z.J.Liu & S.C.Chen 2004

Common Name The Many Rooted Cymbidium - In China Duo Gen Lan

Flower Size 1.6" [4 cm]

Found in southeastern Yunnan Province of China in dense forests in humus rich areas at elevations around 1500 meters as a small to medium sized, cool growing terrestrial with a subterranean, yellowish-white, fleshy, often branchedseveral noded, slightly papillate rhizome with several hairy roots giving rise in the late spring and early summer to an erect, arising from the apex of the rhizome, suberect, greenish tinged purplish red, 16 to 18" [40 to 45 cm] long, 3 to 10 flowered inflorescence with 4 to 5, pale yellow-green, sheaths and pale yellow-green, narrowly triangular floral bracts