Galeandra bicarinata G.A.Romero & P.M.Br. 2000

Seed Pods Photo by David McAdoo

Common Name The Two Keeled Galeandra

Flower Size 1.4 to 1.75" [3.5 to 4.25 cm]

Found in southeastern Florida and Cuba in hardwood hammocks at lower elevations as a giant sized, warm growing terrestrial with 1 to 2, light green, plicate, lanceolate leaves that are not present at flowering, occuring in the fall on an erect, to 3' 4" [1 meter] long, 3 to 17 flowered, racemose inflorescence

Synonyms Tupacamaria bicarinata (G.A.Romero & P.M.Br.) Archila 2012

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 70 # 12 2001 photo fide; The Wild Orchids of Florida P. M. Brown 2002