Peristeria rossiana Rchb.f. 1889 Drawing by Hoehne

Common Name Ross' Peristeria {English Orchid Enthusiast in Italy 1800's]

Flower Size

Found in Colombia, Venezuela Guyana?, Surinam and northern Brazil as an epiphyte with large ovate-elliptic pseudobulbs carrying erect leaves taht blooms on a terminal, densely several flowered inflorescenee

Synonyms Peristeria aspersa Rolfe 1890

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Iconografia de Orchidaceae Do Brasil Hoehne 1949 as P aspera drawing fide;