Cleistes acuminata Schltr. 1926 Photo by © Padre Pedro Ortiz

TYPE Drawing TYPE Drawing by © Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name The Acuminate Cleistes

Flower Size 3.2" [8 cm]

Found in Antioquia and Valle de Cauca Colombia at elevations around 800 to 1000 meters as a large sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial that blooms in the winter.

Synonyms

References Pogonia acuminata Schltr. 1920 W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orquideólogo Supl. 1: 2 P.Ortiz 2012 photo/drawing fide

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