Campylocentrum grisebachii Cogn. 1906 SECTION Dendrophyllopsis Photo by Luiz Filipe Varela and his Flicker website

Inflorescence Photo by Dalton Holland Baptista

Inflorescence Photo by Alejandro Taborda

Full ShadeWarmCool Winter

Common Name Grisebach's Campylocentrum [German Botanist late 1800's]

Flower Size .1" [2.5 mm]

Found in northern Argentina, Paraguay and southern and southeastern Brazil at lower to medium elevations as a small sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with elongate, chlorophyl bearing roots radiating from a central node that blooms in the winter on 5 to 24, lateral, erect to arcuate, 2 to 2.4" [5 to 6 cm] long, 25 to 40 flowered inflorescence .

Synonyms Campylocentrum burchellii Cogn. 1906; Campylocentrum chlororhizum Porsch 1905;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Schlechter 1915 as C burchellii photo [C murchellii]ok; Encyclopedia of Cultivated Orchids Hawkes 1965 as C burchellii drawing ok; Orchidaceae Brasilienses Band 2 Pabst & Dungs 1977 as C burchelii drawing fide; Miniature Orchid Northen 1980 as C burchelii; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas # 48-49 Vandeae 1986 as C burchellii photo ok; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas # 48-49 Vandeae 1986; 100 Orquideas Argentinas Freuler 2005 photo ok; A Compendium of Miniature Orchid Species Parsons & Gerritsen 2013 photos fide; Orchids of Tropical America an introduction and guide Meisel 2014 photo good;

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