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Vanda ustii Ust's Vanda

 

Ust's Vanda , Vanda ustii

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Vanda ustii Golamco, Claustro and de Mesa 2000 Section Deltoglossa Christ 2001 Photo courtesy of Nik Fahmi and his Vortex Orchid Page.

Common Name UST's Vanda [An acronym for the college University of Santo Thomas in Manila]

Flower Size 2" [5 cm]

Found in the Philippines at elevations around 1250 meters as a hot to warm growing, large sized, monopodial epiphyte with an elongate, erect stem carrying many alternate, gracefully curved leaves that are unequally bilobed apically and blooms on a horizontal to pendulous, several to many [to 12] flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Vanda luzonica var immaculata

 

 

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