Cyclopogon warmingii (Rchb.f.) Schltr. 1920 Photos by Luiz Menini Neto and the Neotropical Live Plant Photos Website


Plant and Flowers Photos by by K Senghas and the Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbarium

Full shadeWarm Cool

Common Name or Meaning Warming's Cyclopogon [Danish Plant collector in Brazil later 1800's]

Flower Size 1/.4" [6 mm]

Found in southeastern Brazil as a small sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial orchid with several, oblong, acute, gradually narrowing below into the elongate, petiolate base leaves that blooms on an erect, to 12" [30 cm] long, several to many flowered inflorescence with tubular, acute, spaced bracts and longer than the ovary floral bracts.

Synonyms Beadlea warmingii (Rchb.f.) Garay 1980 publ. 1982; Gyrostachys warmingii (Rchb.f.) Kuntze 1891; *Spiranthes warmingii Rchb.f. 1881

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Fasc 8 Vol XII II 13-43 Orchidaceae Hoehne 1945; Flora Brasilica Fasc 8 Vol XII II 13-43 Orchidaceae Illustrations Hoehne 1945 drawing ok; Orchidaceae Brasilenses Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing ok; Orchidees du Bresil As Orquideas da Serra do Castelo Espirito Santo Brasil Vol 1 Chiron & Bolsanello 2015 drawing fide/photo fide