Galeandra chapadensis Campacci 2001 Photo courtesy of Jay Pfahl


Common Name or Meaning The Chapada Galeandra [A Brazilian Municipality in Minas Gerais]

Flower Size 1 1/2" [3.75 cm]

Flowers in the spring on an erect, short, bracteate inflorescence arising with a new growth that has 1 to 3 flowers and is found in Minas Gerais Brazil as a warm to cool growing terrestrial.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of The Brazilian Central Plateau Menezes 2004 photo fide

Glaeandra chapadensis f albescens Photo by © Mário de Castro and Ecodomato

A color form of the previous orchid.