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Orchid Species: Pleurothallis nuda

Pleurothallis nuda is an orchid species identified by (Klotzsch) Rchb.f. in W.G.Walpers in 1861.
Genus
Pleurothallis (Pths.)
Grex
nuda
(name currently accepted by Kew)
Parents
Species
Author
(Klotzsch) Rchb.f. in W.G.Walpers
Year
1861
ORIGIN: Found in wet montane forests of Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia at elevations of 500 to 2100 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Warm to cold growing, caespitose epiphyte with green or dark purple ramicauls with 2 to 3 basal, tubular scarious sheaths and a single, apical, elliptic-lanceolate to narrowly oblong, minutely bilobed, narrowing below into the conduplicate petiolate base leaf that blooms in the spring, fall and winter on an apical, short, fasciculate, few flowered inflorescence that holds the semi-pendulous, successively opening, nodding singular flower near the leaf base.

FLOWER SIZE: 1/2 or more inches [1.5 cm and more] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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