08-19-2012, 08:58 PM
Originally Posted by Shawna
Is that C.milleri or L. milleri? What species is the orange gem and anzac? Is it Laelia anceps?
It's C. milleri. C. Jinn is a primary hybrid of the species C. coccinea and C. milleri. C. Orange Gem and Anzac are hybrids they're not species. The parents of Orange Gem and Anzac are also more hybrids.
C. Orange Gem (C. Elinor x C. G.S. Ball)
C. Anzac (C. Marathon x C. Dominiana)
That's as far back as my chart goes (1899). I'm sure a little more research could go further back.
The list of species in the plants background includes
Some of those may have been considered Laelias at one time but now they're all considered cattleya, including purpurata.
Last edited by tucker85; 08-19-2012 at 09:06 PM..