Duckeella pauciflora Garay 1958

TYPE Drawing by Dr Leslie Garay

Full shadeHot

Common Name The Few Flowered Duckeella

Flower Size 2" [5 cm]

Found in Colombia and Venezuela in Amazonian savannahs at elevations 50 to 200 meters as a small to medium sized, hot growing terrestrial with several basal leaves held in a rosette and some additional distal ones up along the stem and blooms on an erect successively few flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora de Venezuela Foldats Volumen XV Part 1 1969 drawing good; Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana Vol 7 Steyermark, Berry, Yatskievych and Holst 2003 drawing ok; Orchids, A Colombian Treasure Vol 1 Ortiz & Uribe 2014 drawing fide;