Coryanthes verrucolineata G. Gerlach 1989 SECTION Lamellunguis Photo by Pablo Bermudez Copyright

Another Flower

Plant In Bud Photo by David Jubineau and His Bulbophyllum Pages


Common Name The Coryanthes with a line of Small Warts

Flower Size 3.2" [8 cm]

Found in Peru in lowland tropical rainforests at lower elevations as a large sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with ovate, sulcate pseudobulbs carrying 2 to 3, plicate, narrow, strongly nerved beneath leaves that blooms in the summer till early fall on a pendant, 1 to 4 flowered inflorescence carrying fragrant flowers

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Series II Orchids of Peru Plate 0034 Dodson & Bennett 1989 drawing fide; AOS Bulletin No 63 No 9 1994 photo; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 37/38 pg 2309 - 2436 Brieger 1999 photo fide; Orchid Species of Peru Zelenko Bermudez 2009 photo fide