Encyclia pauciflora ( Barb.Rodr. ) C.Porto & Brade 1935

Another Clone Photos by Patricia Harding

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Common Name or Meaning The Few Flowered Encyclia

Flower Size 1.6" [4 cm]

Found in Minas Gerais state of Brazil as a small sized, cool to warm growing epiphyte with pyriform pseudobulbs carrying two, lanceolate leaves that blooms in the Brazilian spring [December] on a terminal, racemose, 10 1/4" to [26 cm] long, few flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Encyclia dutrai Pabst 1955; Epidendrum dutrae (Pabst) A.D.Hawkes 1957 ; *Epidendrum pauciflorum B. Rodr. 1877

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Digest Vol 56 No 4 1992 photo; Cattleyas and Their Relatives Vol VI Withner 2000 as E dutrai photo fide; Cattleyas and Their Relatives Vol VI Withner 2000 photo/drawing fide; Icones Orchidacearum Brasilenses Vol I Plate 070 Castro & Campacci 2000 drawing; Coletanea de Orquideas Brasileiras 1 Encyclias Campacci 2003 photo good

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