Schiedeella jean-mulleri Szlach., Rutk. & Mytnik 2009

Photo by Fred Muller and his Flickr Orchid Photo Website


Common Name Jean Muller's Schiedeella [American Original Collectors father 1900's]

Flower Size .128" [3.2 mm]

Found in Esquintla department of Guatemala at elevations of 1600 to 2000 meters as a small sized, cool growing terrestrial with a very delicate stem carrying 6 to 7 cauline, herbaceous, thin, delicate, lower imbricate, upper ones shorter than the internodes, glabrous bracts that blooms in the later winter on an erect, terminal, 1.2 to 1.6" [3 to 4 cm] long, 6 to 8 flowered inflorescence carrying diurnally fragrant flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; * Nordic Journal of Botany 27: 316-318 Szlachetko, Rutkowski, & Mytnik-Ejsmont 2009photo/drawing fide