Brassia macrostachya Lindl. 1838TYPE drawing by Miss Drake Sertum Orchidaceum, pl. 6

Part shade

Common Name The Large Spiked Brassia and Original Collector of species 1900's]

Flower Size

Found in southern Venezuela and Guyana.

Synonyms Brassia lanceana var. macrostachya (Lindl.) Lindl. 1854

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Venezuelan Orchids Illustrated Vol 6 Dunsterville & Garay 1976 drawing not = B transamazonica; Orchids of Venezuela, An Illustrated Field Guide Dunsterville & Gary 1979 drawing not = B transamazonica; Orchids of Venezuela, An Illustrated Field Guide Second Edition Romero & Carnevali 2000 drawing not = B transamazonica; Orchids, A Colombian Treasure Vol 1 Ortiz & Uribe 2014 photo ok

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