Gavilea glandulifera (Poepp. & Endl.) M.N.Correa 1956 Photo by Pablo Bravo Monasterio and his Chilebosque website

Full shadeCold LATE Spring EARLYSummer

Common NameThe Gland Bearing Gavilea

Found in Chile and southern Argentina below cypress trees in deep shade as a medium to large sized, cold growing terrestrial that blooms in the late spring and early summer on an erect, terminal, 6 to 14" [15 to 35 cm] long, several flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Asarca appendiculata Phil. ex Kraenzl. 1903; *Asarca glandulifera Poepp. & Endl. 1837; Chloraea alborosea Kraenzl. & Speg. 1907; Gavilea auriculata Ravenna 2008;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I Hoehne 1940 drawing fide; 100 Orquideas Argentinas Freuler 2005 photo fide;

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