The English botanist Hooker first described the type species, Encyclia viridiflora, in 1828. this is the true Encyclia fragrans: in other words it’s correctly identified, 4" bulbs topped with a single dark green 6" leaf, short densely flowered 3" spikes emerge from a sheath at the top of the bulb, long lasting 1-1/2" blooms are creamy white, lip is white with radiating … Encyclias are epiphytic orchids that are found growi… We have the largest selection of high quality orchid plants found anywhere. Edited with help from many taxonomists. Buy Orchids and get the best deals at the lowest prices on eBay! Pot Size: 4"Blooming Size: YesLight: Partial ShadeTemperature: Warm Watering: Regular water during growing season, less during WinterOrigin: Pot Size: 3" Blooming Size: Yes Light: Bright, Filtered lightTemperature: Cold to Cool Watering: Regular water during growing season, less during WinterOrigin: El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and PanamaFragrant. The IOSPE has images and information on over 23,000 orchid species. Copyright © document.write((new Date()).getFullYear());  Seattle Orchid LLC. Our goal is to offer healthy, vigorous plants that will thrive in different growing conditions, though we consider our 'niche' to be orchids that are suitable for the beginner or hobby grower. Featured 22700 Taylor Dr., Bradenton, FL, 34211 | (941) 322-1644 Encyclia fragrans is an orchid species identified by (Sw.) Dressler in 1961. Its scientific name used to be Encyclia cochleata, it is commonly known as the black orchid or the cockleshell orchid, around our nursery it is affectionately referred to as the octopus orchid. Along with the orchids are also some trees and non-orchid plants, such as the vigorous climber Stephanotis floribunda, to make the place look like a natural garden. THis orchid needed a new pot, so we will be showing how to do it. We have been working hard to re-introduce threatened or endangered plants back into the wild. Commonly referred to as the clamshell orchid, cockleshell orchid, or octopus orchid. The Encyclia’s lip is a different color than the rest of the flower and can appear either ruffled (like a Cattleya) or flat and broad (like an Oncidium). We celebrated Broward 100 by giving away 100 Encyclia tampensis, a native orchid found throughout South Florida.Orchids are part of the natural beauty of our region and we want to help reintroduce them to our landscapes.. How do I Keep this Orchid Alive? Pronunciation: en-SIK-lee-ah (click on the name to hear it spoken) Tribe: Epidendreae Subtribe: Laeliinae Subtribe: Bletiinae Encyclia is a genus of epiphytic orchids, segregated from Epidendrum, described by Hooker in 1828 establishing Encyclia viridiflora as the type species. We ship orchids to most states. Pot Size: 2" Potted Blooming Size: Yes Light: Partial ShadeTemperature: Warm to CoolWatering: Regular water during growing season, less during WinterOrigin: NW MexicoFragrant, Pot Size: PottedBlooming Size: YesLight: Mostly ShadeTemperature: Warm to CoolWatering: Dry betweenOrigin: Mexico, Nicaragua and Honduras, Pot Size: Potted Blooming Size: YesLight: Partial ShadeTemperature: Warm to HotWatering: Regular water during growing season, less during WinterOrigin: Found in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, French Guiana, Surinam, Guyana, Venezuela, Brazil, Colombia and PeruFRAGRANT, Pot Size: 3" Blooming Size: Yes Light: Partial ShadeTemperature: IntermediateWatering: Regular water during growing season, less during WinterOrigin: Mexico Fragrant, Pot Size: 4" Blooming Size: YesLight: Partial ShadeTemperature: Warm to HotWatering: Regular water during growing season, less during WinterOrigin: Found in Mexico, Costa RicaFRAGRANT, Pot Size: 4" Blooming Size: YesLight: Partial ShadeTemperature: Warm to HotWatering: Regular water during growing season, less during WinterOrigin: FRAGRANT. 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