Gongora colombiana Jenny 1990 SECTION Eugongora SUBSECTION Aceras

Flower Closeup

Photos by Eric Hunt

Common Name The Colombian Gongora

Flower Size 1.5" [3.75 cm]

Found as a warm growing epiphyte in western Colombia with a pendant, few flowered inflorescence carrying fragrant flowers.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 2 COS 1991 photo fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 37-8 1999; Guia Ilustrada Para la Clasificacion del Genero Gongora Toulemonde 2001 photo/drawing fide;