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Vanda scandens Climbing Vanda

 

Climbing Vanda , Vanda scandens

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Vanda scandens Holttum 1950 SECTION Dactylolobata Suarez & Cootes 2008

Common Name or Meaning The Climbing Vanda

Flower Size 1.4" to 1.5" [3.5 to 3.8 cm] Fragant

Found in Borneo and the Philippines in lowland and montane forests at elevations of sealevel to 1000 meters in light shade with an erect, elongate, scandent, stem carrying, to 12, spreading to suberect, linear, unequally bilobed apically, somewhat twisted leaves that are articulate to the sheaths below that blooms at most any time of the year on 1 to 2, axillary, , to 4" [10 cm] long, 2 to 5 flowered inflorescence with triangular floral bracts and carrying slightly fragrant flowers

 

 

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