Gongora fulva Lindl. 1839 SECTION Eugongora SUBSECTION Gongora Photo courtesy of Patricia Harding

FragrancePart sunHot

Common Name The Brown-Yellow Gongora

Flower Size 1.5" [3.75 cm]

Found in western Colombia as a hot growing epiphyte and probably conspecific with G tricolor so this name takes precedence as it was described 15 years earlier.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 2 COS 1991 photo fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 37-8 1999 photo fide; Guia Ilustrada Para la Clasificacion del Genero Gongora Toulemonde 2001 drawing/photo fide; Australian Orchid Review Vol 71 No 3 2006 photo;