Formal NameOncidium hybrids
Aliasダンシング・レディ・オーキッド, butterfly orchid, dancing-lady orchid, golden shower orchid, 群雀蘭
Morphpermanent orchid of evergreen perennials
Oncidium (Scientific name: Oncidium hybrids) is a native of Latin America and is a permanent orchid of evergreen perennials of the family Orchidaceae. Bloom bright red flowers with long butterfly shaped elongated stems. A lot of garden cultivars have been bred and many flower colors. Also called 'dancing-lady orchid', 'butterfly orchid', or 'golden shower orchid'. The representative variety "Oncidium Aloha Iwanaga" seems to be one of the florets wearing a red vest in a yellow long dress. The genus "Oncidium" is derived from "onkos" in Greek and is due to the raised base of the lip. The representative variety "Oncidium Aloha Iwanaga" seems to be one of the florets wearing a red vest in a yellow long dress. The genus "Oncidium" is derived from "onkos" in Greek and is due to the raised base of the lip. The language of flowers is "good-heartedness".
Common name: Oncidium, Scientific name: Oncidium hybrids, aka: dancing- Lady orchid, Butterfly Orchid, golden shower orchid, Place of origin: Latin America, Plant length: 20 to 150 cm, flower shape: whole flower or conical shape, flowering period: November to April, also irregularly Flowering, flower size: 1.5 to 10 cm, flower number of one flower stem: several to several tens to hundreds, Flower color: yellow (representative color) · brown · peach · white · orange · red · tea, and their single color · multiple color · variegated.
Flower typeZygomorphic Flower
Flower arrayRacemous Inflorescence
Leaf edgeEntire Fringe
ColorRed, Pink, Brown, Violet, Orange, Yellow, Cream, White
SeasonJan Feb Mar Apr Nov Dec
Height20 ~ 150 [cm]
Diameter1.5 ~ 10