Scaphyglottis sickii Pabst 1956 Photo by© Dalton Holland Baptista and Orchidstudium


Common Name Sick's Scaphyglottis

Flower Size .1" [2.5mm]

Found in the Windward Islands, Trinidad & Tobago, Surinam, French Guiana, Guyana, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Brazil in rainforests at elevations of 80 to 1000 meters as a mini-miniature to small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte that can bloom at most any time of the year.

Synonyms Scaphyglottis signata I.Bock 1984

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Venezuelan Orchids Illustrated Vol 6 Dunsterville & Garay 1976 drawing hmm; Orchidaceae Brasilenses Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing ok; Orchids of Venezuela, An Illustrated Field Guide Vol 3 Dunsterville & Garay 1979 drawing hmm; Orchids of Venezuela [An illustrated field guide] Vol. 3 Ramiro and Carnevali 2000 drawing hmm; Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana Vol 7 Steyermark, Berry, Yatskievych and Holst 2003 drawing ok; Orquideas de la Serrania del Baudo Misas Urreta 2006 drawing/photo maybe; Orquideas de Roirama Luz & Franco 2012 photo good;