~Lycaste reichenbachii Gireoud ex Rchb. f. 1856 Section Fimbriatae - See Ida reichenbachii (Gireoud ex Rchb. f.) A. Ryan & Oakeley 2003 Photo courtesy of Tennis Maynard


Common Name Reichenbach's Lycaste [German Orchidologist 1800's]

A wet montane forest terrestrial from Peru that is found at elevations around 1600 meters where it blooms in the spring.