Cymbidiums have been causing a popular comeback in the past years because more orchid growers are discovering these marvelous orchids.Cymbidium (pronounced must rank as one of the best known and widely popular of all orchids.The genus consists of about 50 species and thousands of hybrids have been bred.Cymbidium is the oldest cultivated orchid,and there is evidence that they were grown in China 2500 years ago in records from 500 BC at the time of Confucius.They may be terrestrial in habit or epiphytic or even lithophytic (growing on rocks).The wild types are found growing naturally in China, and Japan through the Himalayas,South East Asia to Australia.They are a good deal to a greater extent cold-tolerant than numerous average varieties…



Source by Richard Schultz