Maxillaria haberi J.T.Atwood 1995

Plant and Flowers Photos by Bogarin, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR


Common Name Haber's Maxillaria [American Orchid Researcher at MoBot Current]

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Costa Rica on the Atlantic slope at elevations of 700 to 750 meters as a medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with 2.8 to 4" [7 to 10 cm] between each ovate, compressed pseudobulb enveloped by 1 to 3 leaf bearing sheaths and carrying a single, apical, elliptic-oblanceolate, conspicuously petiolate below leaf that blooms in the spring through fall on a 1.6 to 2" [4 to 5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence arising with a flush of new growth.

Synonyms Camaridium haberi [J.T.Atwood] Blanco 2007

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR as Camaridium haberi; Family #39 Orchidaceae, Tribe Maxillareae, Subtribes Maxillariinae and Oncidiinae Atwood & Mora 1999 drawing ok; Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica Vol 3 Hammel, Grayum, Herrera and Zamora 2003; Orchids of Costa Rica Vol 4 Morales 2009 as Camaridium haberi photo fide; Vanishing Beauty, Native Costa Rican Orchids Vol 2 Lacaena to Pteroglossa Pupulin 2020 as Camaridium haberi photo fide