Cymbidium tracyanum L.Castle, J. Hort. Cottage Gard. III, 21: 513 1890. (syn: Cymbidium zaleskianum L.Linden; Cyperorchis tracyana (L.Castle) Schltr.);
Common name: Tracy’s Cymbidium
SE. Tibet to China (S. Yunnan, SW. Guizhou) and N. Indo-China as per WCSP;
Assam; China South-Central; Myanmar; Thailand; Tibet; Vietnam as per Catalogue of Life;
SK948 13JAN-2018 : 8 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3)- around 1 Mb each.
Location: Sanepa, Kathmandu, Nepal
Date: 13 January 2018
Elevation: 4400 ft.
Cymbidium hybrid ???
This is interesting.
I thought it is not found in Nepal. Is it wild?
This should be Cymbidium tracyanum.
Thank you … Actually it is brought from Mirik, Darjeeling by one of my friend and planted in his garden.
I will check the geographic distribution of Cymbidium tracyanum. I dont have the book of Cymbidium.
Ok, I checked the monograph of Cymbidium by Puy and Cribb and they dont report Cymbidium tracyanum from either India or Nepal.
But this plant is known to be in trade and hence not an odd thing to find in gardens unless someone really collected in wild in India or Nepal.
SK 2425 02 February 2020 : 7 posts by 2 authors. 5 images- 6 to 7 mb each.
Location: Godawari Botaical Garden
Date: 24 January 2020
This is close to Cymbidium tracyanum