Rodriguezia brachystachys Rchb.f. & Warm. 1881 Photo by Gustavo Righelato.

Flower closer Photo by Lourens Grobler.

FragrancePart shade Hot Warm Fall THROUGH EARLYWinter

Common Name The Short Inflorescence Rodriguezia

Flower Size

Found in northern Minas Gerais Brazil at elevations around 900 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot to cool growing epiphtye with ligualte pseudobulbs carrying a single, ligulate, obtuse, acute, cuneate below into the base leaf that blooms on a short, two flowered inflorescence with lanceolate, as long as the ovary floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Otia Botanica Hamburgensia Rchb.f 1881; Orchidaceae Brasilense Band II Pabst & Dungs 1977 drawing good; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 31 1905 - 1976 Brieger 1995 drawing fide; Orchid Species Culture Oncidium/Odontoglossum Alliance Bakers 2006