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Rhynchostylis gigantea var. rattana

Rhynchostylis gigantea var. rattana

Rhynchostylis gigantea var. rattana

Rhynchostylis gigantea var. rattana

Rhynchostylis gigantea var. rattana

Rhynchostylis gigantea var. rattana

Rhynchostylis gigantea var. rattana

     Rhynchostylis is monopodial-type; Orchids are growing always grows vertically. Bud that on apex will sprout leaves alternately, growth continues while old leaves and stem will die. Roots and leaves sprout alternately from below to upward. Bud completely healthy will sprout new plant.

     Rhynchostylis orchids grow naturally in warm, moist, Shaded tropical areas. It's tolerant of a wider range of light conditions than other. Hobbyists wanting to grow them will need a warm, humid growing environment with air movement. Their unusually fragrant blooms often appear in the slightly cooler Winter months.

     Despite being in the Vanda Tribe, they are very different from Vandas. It is  They grow more slowly, their roots are more fragile, and almost any direct sun will harm them. However, they are typically grown with no potting mix on slat baskets or mounted just like Vandas.

     Aerial roots; Most orchids grow on trees. Large Root which acts to store water to feed itself. Resistant to drought very well. If be grown in potting. Roots attaches potting for stem stable. If the orchid is completely healthy ,Root will branching away.

Species of Rhynchostylis 
     Rhynchostylis is one of the Orchid family, consisting of 3 currently species 
  • Rhynchostylis gigantea (Lindl.) Ridl.
  • Rhynchostylis coelestis (Rchb.f.) A.H.Kent in H.J.Veitch 
  • Rhynchostylis retusa (L.)
     Rhynchostylis native to the Indian Subcontinent, China, Indochina, Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines.

     The Subtribe was changed from Sarcanthinae (Benth, 1881) to Aeridinae (Pfitzer, 1887) in 1972.

Rhynchostylis gigantea (Lindl.) Ridl
     Rhynchostylis gigantea was discovered in Burma (Myanmar) by Wallich.

In 1833. Lindley described as Saccolabium giganteum.

In 1896 Its was transferred to Rhynchostylis by Ridley.

Today, there was pollen-cross. Until its have varietal names applied to different color and forms.

     Rhynchostylis gigantea blooms in January to February.

     Rhynchostylis widespread in Hainan, Andaman Islands, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Malaysia, Borneo, Philippines
        Rhynchostylis gigantea. The most popular is certainly not inevitable Rhynchostylis gigantea.It is a quadruped? Oh Yes! Elephants are the orchids that have been most interested in our home that has it. With a bouquet of flowers for a pretty long chain coupled with a strong smell. The colorful variety of enticements to lure the eye as well as desserts. It could be the first orchid species that lures many to enchant the eye until the distraction of people know it. The orchid is addictive and the withdrawal is made, it is not a science. gigantea is a genus of orchid Rhynchostylis gigantea is a lot that I remember that gigantea is large with a ring of cattle into a new meaning. Orchids are a very big snout like a bird.
It also has one of the Orchid Resort. The trunk.
Rhynchostylis gigantea, This is a very big different from other orchid genus, it has a thick layer of beautiful plump and stacked. Stems are very strong in the north, we find a kind of Rhynchostylis gigantea known as Rhynchostylis gigantea mighty dwarf, it leaves the nest together to form a V, which is when the lump Dwarf elephants virtually worthless for anything until the current dwarf, Rhynchostylis gigantea, elephants are much higher return. The botanical. I have given the scientific name for the elephant. Stunted as well. I called in Rhynchostylis gigantea var. Illustre