Phalaenopsis leucorrhoda Rchb.f. 1875 Photo By Dr Guiseppe Mazza.

Full Shade warm Spring

Common Name The White Rose-Pink Phalaenopsis

Flower Size

Found in the Philippines and is said to be a natural hybrid between P aphrodite and P schilleriana by Kew and others but the species occurs hundreds of miles north of P schilleriana habitat and is found at elevations way above the habit of P aphrodite. It flowers in the spring and has a faint pink flush to the tepals.

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; ; The Genus Phalaenopsis Sweet 1980 drawing good; Orchid Digest Vol 47 No 1 1983 photo fide; Die Orchideen lieferung 19/20 Schlechter/Brieger 1988; Orchid Digest Vol 55 No 3 1991 photo fide; Orchid Species Culture "P" Bakers 1991; Phalaenopsis A Monograph E A Christenson 2001 drawing/photo good

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