Pseudolaelia cipoensis Pabst 1973

Side View of Flower Photos by © Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Sun Cool

Common Name The Mt Cipo Pseudolaelia [A mountain in Minas Gerais]

Flower Size

Found in Minas Gerais state of Brazil at elevations around 1400 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte with a short pseudobulb that blooms on an erect, 12 to 20" [20 to 50 cm] long, inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilensis Band 1 Pabst and Dungs 1976 drawing fide; Cattleya and their Relatives Vol III Withner 1990 drawing fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 77 #5 2008 photo fide;