Chysis (Maritza Bielecki x limminghei)

Chysis (Maritza Bielecki x limminghei)

Chysis (Maritza Bielecki  x limminghei) is unregistered cross.

Chysis Maritza Bielencki was originated and registered by Carter & Holmes in 2011. Chysis Maritza Bielencki is a cross between Chysis Langleyensis and Chysis limminghei. Chysis Langleyensis is a very old cross originated by Veitch in 1896.

Chysis (Maritza Bielecki  x limminghei) has only 3 Chysis species in the background: Chysis limminghei, Chysis bractescens and Chysis laevis.

Previous Awards:

There are no AOS awards for this cross.

There are 17 AOS award for Chysis Maritza Bielencki, including multiple flower and cultural awards, recent one in May 20, 2023

There are 5 AOS award for Chysis limminghei, recent one in Dec. 10, 2022.


The candidate has 52 flowers and 14 buds on 15 inflorescences up to 21-cm length. Plant growing in 20 cm octagonal plactic net basket in moss and has 6 bulbs with leaves, 7 leafless bulbs and 12 new growth. plant is 117 cm wide by 40 cm tall. Substance heavy; texture waxy.

Flower Measurements:

NS H - 5.5 cm;                   NS V - 5.0 cm;

Dorsal Sep. W - 1.8 cm;    Dorsal Sep. L - 2.8 cm;

Petal W - 1.6 cm;               Petals L - 2.8 cm;

Lat/Sepal W - 2.1 cm;       Lat/Sepal L - 2.8 cm;

Lip/Pouch W - 1.6 cm;     Lip/Pouch L - 2.3 cm.