Mormodes chrysantha Salazar 1993 SECTION Klotzschia Photo courtesy of David Jubineau Copyright


Common Name The Golden Yellow Mormodes

Flower Size 2 1/4" [5.85 cm]

Found in Mexico as a small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte that has fragrant flowers and needs a dry winter rest to bring on good blooming.

ReferencesW3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 3 COS 1991 as M claesianum photo ok; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 6 COS 1998 errata = M chrysantha