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Clear Mountain Garden TreasuresCoelogyne flaccida

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stigma
Part of a flower that receives pollen.
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pseudobulb
A swollen stem found mainly in orchids
see also Bulbs, Corms and Tubers.
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inflorescence
A flowering shoot with more than one flower.
Inflorescences may be branched or unbranched.
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pseudobulb
A swollen stem found mainly in orchids
see also Bulbs, Corms and Tubers.
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inflorescence
A flowering shoot with more than one flower.
Inflorescences may be branched or unbranched.
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Coelogyne flaccida

Flower
Family Orchidaceae
Name Coelogyne flaccida
Abbreviation Coel.
Etymology
Coelogyne From Greek koilos meaning hollow, and Greek gyne meaning female, referring to hollow stigmatic surface.
flaccida From Latin flaccid meaning limp or weak, referring to its trailing inflorescene.

  See also:  Coelogyne

This Coelogyne produces skinny oval pseudobulbs that are covered in tough brown leaf sheaths. It has long trailing inflorescences that are produced from the base of mature pseudobulbs. Each inflorescence can carry a dozen or more yellow/brown flowers.



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