Know ~ Cymbidium ~



Cymbidium season has started at Mukoyama Orchids since middle of November.

We have been enjoying see the many kind of Cymbidium,
the famuos varieties and the new seedlings in green house of Mukoyama Orchids.

I remember over fifty years ago, the winter of 1965 was mild weather,
but my heart beat fast when I watch traditional varieties such as
Cym. Alexanderi, Pawelsii and Swallow. Since,
Mukoyama’s has been trying to develop the good varieties mainly
Cymbidium people can enjoy for forty years as a laboratory company.

The registered names at RHS are about 1395 and
Mukoyama Orchids is number seven company at the register number.


Cym. alexanderi “ Westonbirt”


The Cymbidium orchid is a basic genus and the foundation of the orchid industry,
a most popular orchid liked by a lot of people due to its gorgeousness,
luxuriousness and variety. We at Mukoyama are working to create all possibilities
in Cymbidiums as our core product so that its charms may be better known.


The species of the cymbidium are grow in the Southeast Asia, Southern Asia, East Asia Oceania widely.
It is the characteristic of the cymbidium that is strong in heat, cold widely when inhabiting altitude is to 0m - around 3,000m.
In Japan where we live in, the species of a cymbidium, The C.Kanran,The C.Goeringii,
They have the nature to strong which against cold or heat wether. Orient orchid widly.

Cym.eburneum

Cym.erythrostylum


Cym.devonianum


Cym.floribundum

Species of Cymbidium have many kind of figure,verry big and gorgeous, small flower of cute,
the straight spikes, the arch and the pendulous and then big flower, intermediate and miniature.
The Cymbidium which is selling at a florist is a gogeous pot plant which is improved by a hybridizer.
From now , we can find new and remarkable Cymbidium. Because Cymbidium 1 has big possibility to the new color,
the new figure to have the oriental culture to the background.
Exactly yes 「Cymbidium diversity」.

Structure and name of Cymbidium

     

Awards

1991 JGP Trophy Award / Blue Ribbon / Silver Medal Cym. (Melinga x Hiroshima Golden Cup) 'Spots'
JGP Blue Ribbon / Silver Medal / CCM Medal Cym. Sarah Jean 'Ice Cascade'
1992 JGP Japan Grand Prix Cym. Lovely Bunny 'Othello'
1993 JGP Trophy Award / Blue Ribbon / Silver Medal Cym. Lovely Moon 'Patriot'
1994 JGP Encouragement Award /Trophy Award / Blue Ribbon / Silver Medal Cym. Lovely Angel 'The Two Virgins'
1995 JGP Trophy Award / Blue Ribbon / Bronze Medal Cym. (Winter Paradise x Paros Paradise) 'MOL-1'
JGP Trophy Award / Blue Ribbon / Silver Medal Cym. Enzan Cusp 'Shirley'
1996 JGP Trophy Award / Blue Ribbon / Silver Medal Cym. Lovely Moon 'Enzan'
JGP Silver Medal 'Cym. (Coraki x Lunara) 'Enzan '
1997 JGP White Ribbon、Bronze Medal Cym. Enzan Spring 'In the Mood'
1998 JGP Encouragement Award /Trophy Award / Blue Ribbon / Silver Medal Cym. Dorothy Stockstill 'Forgotton Fruits'
1999 Cymbidium Society of America Silver Medal Cym. Lovely Angel 'Enzan'
2000 JGP Red Ribbon / Bronze Medal Cym. Enzan Knucke 'Elara'
JGP Bronze Medal Cym.Honey Bunny 'Sweet Bell '
2001 Cymbidium Society of America Bronze Medal Cym. Enzan Sky 'Cassiopeia'
2002 JGP Red Ribbon / Silver Medal Cym. Pearl Dawson 'Procyon'
JGP Bronze Medal 'Cym. Devon Wine 'Million Veil '
2003 JGP Red Ribbon / Silver Medal Cym. Arkaba 'Ice Bird '
Cymbidium Society of America Bronze Medal Cym. Lovely Smaile 'Angel Feather'
2004 JGP Trophy Award / Blue Ribbon / Silver Medal Cym. (Lovely Bunny x Lunakira) 'Siegfried '
JGP White Ribbon Cym. Khai Loving Fantasy 'More Je T'aime '
2005 JGP Trophy Award / Silver Medal Cym. Koushu Victory 'Tokyo Moon '
Cymbidium Society of America Bronze Medal Cym. Lovely Valley 'Peace in the World '
2006 Cymbidium Society of America Bronze Medal Cym. Lovely Penny 'First Frost'
2007 JGP Encouragement Award /Silver Medal Cym. Kiwi Magic 'Midnight '
2007 JGP White Ribbon、Silver Medal Cym. East Zenith 'Misty Green '
2008 JGP Award of Distinction (Fragrance) Cym. Eastern Elf 'Ichiyo '
JAPAN FLOWER SELECTIONS 2008 Flower of the Year Cym. Sylvan Street 'Memories of You '
2009 JGP Bronze Medal Cym. Eastern Beauty 'Tougetsu '
JGP Award for Excellence (Fragrance) Cym. Nagalex 'Hinamatsuri '
2010 JGP Award of Distinction (Fragrance) Cym. Nagalex 'Koharubiyori '
JGP Trophy Award / Silver Medal Cym. (Yamanashi Fire x Enzan Mermaid) 'Lady April '
2011 IPM NEUHEIT 2011
(Essen Germany)
Jury's Special Award IPM Essen 2011 Cym. Koushu Moon 'Yokihi '
2013 JGP Award of Distinction (Fragrance) Cym. Okinawa 'Ugetsu '
2014 JGP Encouragement Award / Trophy Award / Bronze Medal Cym. Enzan Knuckle 'Pink Puma'
JGP Bronze Medal / Red Ribbon Cym. Yamanashi Liberty 'Easy Breezy '
2015 JGP White Ribbon / Bronze Medal Cym. Son of Okada 'Enzan Magic '
JGP Trophy Award / Blue Ribbon / Bronze Medal Cym. Enzan Bush Warbler 'Haru no Utage '
2016 JGP Blue Ribbon / Bronze Medal Cym. (Finger of Suspicion × Tsurugi) 'Suspire'
JGP Red Ribbon / Bronze Medal Cym. Enzan Charm Bunny 'Tsuki no Hikari'
JGP Red Ribbon Cym.(Square Dancer × Tsurugi) 'Little Devil'
JGP White Ribbon Cym. Harriet Ishitani 'Orange Puma'
JGP Bronze Medal Cym. Enzan Super Orch 'Red Beauty'
2017 JGP Red Ribbon /Silver Medal Cym. 'Fire Splash'
JGP White Ribbon Cym. 'Ichigo no Yama'