ORIGIN: From Brazil to the south of Rio de Janeiro in the humid cloud topped Organ Mountains at elevations of 600 to 1000 meters.
DESCRIPTION: A small to medium sized, cool to warm growing epiphyte with basally narrow, cylindrical pseudobulbs carrying 2 ellipsoid leaves that blooms in the fall on a terminal, 4 [10 cm] long, single or ocassional 2 to 3 flowered inflorescence.
FLOWER SIZE: 3 1/4 inches [8 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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