Cyrtopodium braemii L.C.Menezes 1993 Photo by Emanoel Gomes

Fragrant Part sun Warm Cool EARLY Spring

Common Name Braem's Cyrtopodium [Belgian Orchid Taxomonist current]

Flower Size

Found in Goias, Mato Grosso, Rondonia and Sao Paulo states of Brazil at elevations 800 to 1400 meters as a large sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with buried, small, ovoid pseudobulbs carrrying coriaecous, plicate, acute leaves that blooms in the early spring on an erect, simple, to 24" [60 cm] long, several to amny flowered inflorescence carrying slightly fragrant flowers.

Synonyms Cyrtopodium sarneyanum L.C.Menezes 1999

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Schlechteriana Vol 4 No 4 1993 photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 64 #11 1995 photo fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 44-45 pg 2763 - 2898 Brieger 2001; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 44-45 pg 2763 - 2898 Brieger 2001 as C sarneyanum; Orchids of The Brazilian Central Plateau Menezes 2004 photo fide

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