Campylocentrum pernambucense Hoehne 1938 SECTION Campylocentrum C aciculatum Alliance Drawing by Hoenhe and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part shade Hot LATEspring MIDFall

Common Name or Meaning The Pernambuco Campylocentrum [a state of northern Brazil]

Flower Size .24" [6 mm]

Found in Paraiba, Pernambuco, Alagoas and Sergipe states of Brazil in forested areas of the Atlantic forest as a hot growing leafy epiphyte with cylindrical leaves that blooms in the late spring through mid fall on a shorter than .32" [.8cm] long inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilienses Band 2 Pabst & Dungs 1977 drawing fide;