Dryadella cardosoi Campacci & J.B.F.Silva 2015

TYPE Drawing TYPE Photo/TYPE Drawing by © Marcos Campacci

Deep Shade Hot WinterSpring Summer Fall

Common Name or Meaning Cardosa's Dryadella [Brazilian collector of species current]

Flower Size .32" [8 mm]

Found in Para state of Brazil in seasonally dry forests at elevations around 123 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte with erect ramicauls enveloped by scarious sheaths and carrying subcoriaceous, green, oblanceolate leaves that blooms at most any time of the year on a short, single flowered inflorescence carrying fleshy flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Colet. Orquídeas Brasil. 11: 414 2015 Campacci drawing/photo fide;