Anacheilium schunkianum Campacci & P.A.Harding 2008

Plant and Flowers

Inflorescence Photos by Campacci and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

part Shade Spring

Common Name Schunk's Anacheilium [Brazilian Orchid Enthusiast current]

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Espirito Santo state of Brazil as a small to just medium sized epiphyte with elongate, pyriform pseudobulbs carrying 2, apical, oblong-lanceolate, rounded apically leaves that blooms in the spring on a terminal, erect, 8" [20 cm] long several flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Prosthechea schunkiana (Campacci & P.A.Harding) W.E.Higgins 2009

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list ; IPNI ;