Lycaste zacapana Archila 2010SECTION Lycaste

TYPE Photo by Fredy Archila


Common Name Zacapa's Lycsate [Guatemalan Ron Zacapa Centenario Orchid Conservationist current]

Flower Size 3.46" [8.6 cm]

Found in Alta Verapaz department of Guatemala at elevations around 350 to 400 meters as a medium to large sized, hot growing epiphyte with elliptic-lanceolate pseudobulbs carrying 3, ribbed, plicate, elliptical, acute leaves that blooms in the late summer and fall on an erect, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Revista Guatemalensis 14(1): 24 Archila 2011 Drawing/photo fide; Orchid Genera and Species in Guatemala Archila, Szlachchetko, Chiron, Lipinska, Mystkowska and Bertolini 2018