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Update on Catasetum ID.

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    Default Update on Catasetum ID.

    Did not quite know where to post this. Hope all those who had responded to my original post sees this. (Ref. help ID this Catasetum. 6/9/14. Gen Orch. Culture)

    I have managed to track down from whence the plant was bought, and I now have the name.

    Ctsm. pileatum var imperiale ('Pierre Couret') HCC/AOS X Ctsm. Live Oak. HCC/AOS.

    Thanks again to everyone

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    thanks the update, greatly appreciated but something is still not right here.

    "Live Oak" and "Pierre Couret" are both cultivars or ctsm imperiale (ctsm imperiale is now considered as a species of its own and no longer named as ctsm pileatum var imperiale).

    if the tag is correctly labelled "Ctsm. pileatum var imperiale ('Pierre Couret') HCC/AOS X Ctsm. Live Oak. HCC/AOS", you will still get a ctsm imperiale but from your picture posted earlier, it is not a pure ctsm imperiale. perhaps part of the name is still missing.

    best regards

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