Lockhartia grandibractea Kraenzl. 1923

Photos by Daniel Jimenez and his Flickr Orchid Photo Website


Common Name The Large Bracted Lockhartia

Flower Size

Found in Costa Rica and Panama at elevations around 1200 to 1300 meters as a small to medium sized, cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the later summer.

Synonyms Lockhartia amoena var. triangulabia (Ames & Schweinf.) C. Schweinf. & P.H. Allen 1948; Lockhartia triangulabia Ames & Schweinf. 1925

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Repert. Sp. Nov. Regni. Veg. Beih. 19: 262. Costa Rica Schlechter 1923; The Orchids of Panama L.O. Williams & P Allen 1946 as L amoena var triangulabia; Phytotaxa 162 (3) 2014 Four new Species of Lockhartia Blanco 2014 Vanishing Beauty, Native Costa Rican Orchids Vol 2 Lacaena to Pteroglossa Pupulin 2020 photo fide