~Cischweinfia kroemeri R. Vásquez & Dodson 1999 - See Cischweinfia jarae Dodson & D.E. Benn. 1989 Photo by © Andy's Orchids


Common Name Kroemer's Cischweinfia

Flower Size 1 1/2" [3.75 cm]

Found in Bolivia as a small sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with oblong-elliptic, strongly compressed, sharply two angled pseudobulbs enveloped basally by foliaceous bracts and carrying a single, apical, linear, conduplicate, acuminate leaf and blooms on axillary, racemose, 2 3/4" [7 cm] long inflorescence with inconspicuous floral bracts and carrying one to 4 flowers.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 72 No 2 2003 photo; Orchid Species Culture: Oncidium, Bakers 2006;