Pescatoria pulvinaris (Rchb.f.) Dressler 2005 Photo by Jay Pfahl

Another Flower Photo by Patrica Harding

Common Name The Cushion-Like Pescatoria

Flower Size 2.5" [6.25 cm]

Found in Antioquia Colombia at elevations around 1300 meters as a medium sized, cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the spring

Synonyms *Bollea pulvinaris Rchb.f 1877; Zygopetalum pulvinare Rchb.f., Linnaea 41: 107 (1876

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 50 No 8 1981 as Bollea pulvinaris photo; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 1 COS 1990 as Bollea pulvinaris photo ok; Die Orchideen lieferung 27 Schlechter/Brieger 1993 as Bollea pulvinaris; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008 photo fide; Orquideologia Vol 26 No 1 2009 photo as B pulvinaris var rosea

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