TOP is cultivated spathos which is passed down hand by hand. BOTTOM is specimen from open grassland at 700asl. I don’t know if smaller one is still in plicata or vanvurenii. Different color and lips, both does self pollination. Smaller one has wider and thicker leaves. Any comments are most welcome. #orchid #orchidspecies #orchidporn #orquidea #anggrek #spathoglottis
This is a hybrid between the pink Spath tomentosa and the yellow Spath vanoverberghii. The color of this clone favors the tomentosa. Others tend to favor the vanovergerghii. Both parents are terrestrials from the Philippines and like a lot of light and fairly warm temperatures,
May 29, 2015: The Orchidworks Tantalizing Tuesdays email this week had some interesting plants available so we sent in our order to our little orchid buying group Tuesday evening itself. We never expected the plants to arrive so quickly!