Confirmed Ploidy Database

This database provides a searchable/sortable list of known and confirmed ploidy information for specific hybrids and cultivars. Photo’s are copyrighted by the specific technician that did the original count and should not be distributed, reposted, or republished without that individual’s written permission. The actual counts and ploidy levels are considered to be public information made available for the benefit of the international orchid community. The current focus has been on Phalaenopsis, but other orchids may be added in the future.

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Orchid Genus Orchid Cultivarsort icon Orchid Ploidy Chromosome Count Ploidy Verified By Notes
Phalaenopsis Zuma Garnet Diploid-2n
Phalaenopsis Yuda Sun Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis violacea var indigo 'Peek-a-Blue' Diploid-2n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis violacea var indigo 'Blue Chip Diploid-2n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis venosa 'Patricia' Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis venosa 'El Dorado' Diploid-2n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis venosa 'El Dorado' Diploid-2n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Tobasco Tex Diploid-2n
Phalaenopsis Talung's Red Fire Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Taipei Gold 'Gold Star' Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Sweet Memory Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Super Stupid Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Sunrise Red Peoker 'SB' Triploid-3n 57 Rob Shepherd Some cultivars from this hybrid may be tetraploid in cases where a 4n Kuntrarti Rarashati was used. But this one counted out to be triploid.
Phalaenopsis Summer Wine Aneuploid Some clones are near triploid
Phalaenopsis Su-An Cricket 'Joy' Diploid-2n Rob Shepherd
Phalaenopsis Strawberry Wine Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Stone Hot Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Spirit House Aneuploid Some clones are near triploid
Phalaenopsis Sogo Yew Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Sogo Rose Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Sogo Redbird Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Sogo Pony Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Sogo Grape Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Sogo Cock Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Sogo Champion Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Sentra Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis schilleriana 'Riverbends Light Plum Jam' AM/AOS Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis schilleriana 'Pink Butterfly' Diploid-2n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Sara Lee 'Eye Dee' Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Salu Spot Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Rose Gold Aneuploid Some clones are near tetraploid
Phalaenopsis Red Thrill Aneuploid Some clones are near triploid
Phalaenopsis Red Hot Imp Aneuploid Most clones are near triploid
Phalaenopsis Red Hot Imp Aneuploid Some clones are near triploid
Phalaenopsis Red Elf Diploid-2n
Phalaenopsis Red Buddha Aneuploid Some clones are near triploid
Phalaenopsis Queen Spot Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis pulcherrima 'Round n Rosy' Triploid-3n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis pulcherrima 'Gold Country' Aneuploid 66 Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis pulcherrima 'Dark Mark' Triploid-3n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Princess Kaiulani Diploid-2n
Phalaenopsis Perfection Is Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Penang Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Paifang's Queen 'Brother' Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Paifang's Auckland Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Pago Pago Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Oriental Love 'Red Lantern' Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Orchid World Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis micholitzii (Joseph Wu cross jw-64sp) Triploid-3n Rob Shepherd
Phalaenopsis Malibu Imp Diploid-2n
Phalaenopsis Mahalo Aneuploid Most clones are near triploid
Phalaenopsis lueddemanniana 'Sapphire's Ruby' Tetraploid-4n Rob Shepherd This cultivar was from a Joseph Wu cross, so some of his lueddemanniana crosses are tetraploid. It was unknown which specific cross this cultivar came from.
Phalaenopsis lueddemanniana 'KF#8' Diploid-2n Rob Shepherd
Phalaenopsis Liu Tuen-Shen Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Leucadia Lava Flow Aneuploid Some clones are near pentaploid
Phalaenopsis Leopard Prince Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Kuntrarti Rarashati 'Bunker Hill' Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Jim 'Brennan's Orchids' AM/AOS Aneuploid Rob Shepherd This clone is very close to tetraploid
Phalaenopsis Jenco Ruby Princess Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Harford's Jewel Diploid-2n
Phalaenopsis Goldiana Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Golden Sun Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Golden Peoker Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Golden Buddha Aneuploid Some clones are near tetraploid
Phalaenopsis Golden Bells Tetraploid-4n Most will be close tetraploid or close to tetraploid.
Phalaenopsis Golden Amboin Tetraploid-4n Most will be close tetraploid or close to tetraploid.
Phalaenopsis George Vasquez Diploid-2n
Phalaenopsis Franz Liszt Aneuploid Most clones are near triploid
Phalaenopsis Fortune Buddha 'Tinny' Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis equestris aurea 'Lenette #29' Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis equestris 'Riverbend' AM/AOS Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis equestris 'B#100' Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Ember Aneuploid Most clones are near triploid
Phalaenopsis Dou-dii Golden Princess Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Dotty Woodson Diploid-2n
Phalaenopsis Donald Rigg Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Deventeriana 'Treva' Aneuploid Dr. A.D. Stock This clone is near tetraploid
Phalaenopsis Dawn Treader 'Echo Valley' AM/AOS Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock Possibly a couple chromosomes short of 4n
Phalaenopsis Cordova Aneuploid Most clones are near triploid
Phalaenopsis Cinnamon Gold (cross 2575) Aneuploid 72 Rob Shepherd These are coming out very close to tetraploid.
Phalaenopsis Chromium Emperor 'Rising Sun' Aneuploid
Phalaenopsis Chingruey's Sika Deer Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Chingruey's Goddess Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Chingruey's Blood Red Sun Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Ching Her Goddess Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Chimei Buddha Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Cat's Paw Firebird 'Montclair' Triploid-3n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Cadiz Rock Aneuploid Most clones are near tetraploid
Phalaenopsis Brother Yew 'La Flora' Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Brother Utopia Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Supersonic Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Spots Way Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Sara Gold Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Sandra Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Brother Sally Taylor Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Ruby Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Brother Purple Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Precious Stones Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Pirate King Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Pico Mary Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Brother Peacock Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Passion Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Love Song Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Brother Kaiser Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Jungle Cat Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Glamour Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Fancy Free Triploid-3n
Phalaenopsis Brother Fancy Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Brother Delight Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Black Rose Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis Black Eagle Diploid-2n
Phalaenopsis Auckland Buddha Tetraploid-4n
Phalaenopsis aphrodite 'Orchid Konnection' AM/AOS Diploid-2n Rob Shepherd
Phalaenopsis aphrodite 'NF250-1' Diploid-2n Dr. A.D. Stock From Norman's NF250 cross
Phalaenopsis aphrodite 'Fancy Pearl' Diploid-2n Rob Shepherd
Phalaenopsis aphrodite 'Ben Yu' Aneuploid 67 Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis aphrodite 'Bedford Beauty' Triploid-3n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis amboinensis 'Patricia' Tetraploid-4n Dr. A.D. Stock
Phalaenopsis Ambobuddha Aneuploid Most clones are near triploid
Phalaenopsis Ai Gold Aneuploid Most clones are near tetraploid
Phalaenopsis Abed-Nego Diploid-2n

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