Coryanthes villegasiana PelŠez 2006 SECTION Lamellunguis Photo by © Nicholas PelŠez Restrepo

Common Name Villegas' Coryanthes [Colombian Orchid Nurseryman current]

Flower Size

Just described, not much info available at this moment. This is the holotype photo from Nicholas PelŠez Restrepo. Found in the central cordillera of Colombia at elevations of 800 to 1100 meters as a warm to cool growing epiphyte.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Libro Rojo de Plantas De Colombia Vol 6 Primera Parte Saenz 2007 photo fide;