Cyrtochilum patens (Senghas & Thiv) Dalström 2001

Photo by © Hans Gerhard Seeger

Inflorescence

Inflorescence

Plant and Flowers

Photos by © Koniger and The Epidendra Orchid Website

Common Name The Wide Open Cyrtochilum

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Peru as a small sized, cold? growing epiphyte that blooms in the fall on an axillary, erect, few to several flowered inflorscence

Synonyms *Buesiella patens Senghas & Thiv 1994

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 32 1996 drawing/photo fide; Orchid Species Culture: Oncidium/Odontoglossum alliance Bakers 2006;

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