Kefersteinia niesseniae P.Ortiz 1996

Side View of FlowersPhotos by Seeger/Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full Shade LATESpring

Common Name Niessen's Kefersteinia [Colombian Orchid Nursery woman current]

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in Colombia as a small to medium sized orchid that blooms in the late spring on an axillary, 2 to 2.8" [5 to 7 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence with three bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 44-45 pg 2763 - 2898 Brieger 2001; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008 photo fide