Oncidium onustum 'Bountiful'

Oncidium onustum 'Bountiful' - Flower photo by Richard LindbergOncidium onustum 'Bountiful' - Flower photo by Richard LindbergOncidium onustum 'Bountiful' - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Oncidium (Onc) contains 600 species from throughout Central America and South America. They grow in a wide variety of environments. If you know a little about where the species grows, they do very well in cultivation.

Oncidium onustum grows from Mexico to Ecuador and Peru. It is warm to hot growing and needs a complete dry winter rest from after blooming until new growth starts. The flowers are very long lasting.

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TRIBE: Maxillarieae     SUBTRIBE: Oncidiinae