Flower Database

Odontoglossum

Basic information
Flower Name
Odontoglossum
Formal Name
Odontoglossum
Alias
彗星蘭, Odontoglossum
Habitat
Garden variety ,species was high in the Andes in South America
Morph
Evergreen perennial
Comment
Odontoglossum is an evergreen perennial plant of the family Orchidaceae native of the Central and South America Andes. It is strong in cold and is the epiphytism orchid which is vulnerable to heat. Odontoglossum, a genus name, is a Greek word, a compound word of a tooth (odonto) and a tongue (glossal), due to the similarity of flower shapes. Flower color has white · yellow · brown · red · peach color · multiple color, irregular group in petal.Flower language is "special existence". Princess Diana used this white flower for wedding bouquet in British royal favorite flower, exactly "special existence".
✙ Odontioda Marie Noel 'Velano' is a gardening kind of Odontoglossum. It is the gardening kind that a French breeder crossbreeds "Kay no" and "Marie Antoinette" and developed. It is the gorgeous large flower kind that sepal and a side petal are big, and ornamental border spot and purplish red uneven coloring entered in a colour of the ground of pale pink.
A generic name: Odontoglossum, scientific name: Odontoglossum, place of origin: Highlands of the Central and South America Andes, an ecotype: evergreen perennial plant, plant height: 30-70cm, a corolla: orchid form, flower diameter: 5-7cm, sweet smell existence, flower color: white, yellow, tea, red, pink, double colors, flowering : whole year (mainly from December to February).
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Orchidaceae
Genus
Odontoglossum
Species
O. Marie Noelle 'Verano'
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Orchid
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Greenhouse
Color
Red, Pink, Brown, Yellow, Cream, White
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Height
30  ~ 70  [cm]
Diameter
5  ~ 7