Koellensteinia altissima Pabst 1962 Photo by Byron Rinke

another Flower Photo courtesy of Mauro Peixoto Copyrighted and his Brazilian Plants Website

Common Name The Extremly High Koellensteinia

Flower Size 3/4" [2 cm]

Found as a hot growing terrestrial in Bahia and Espirito Santo states in Brazil needing bright light and perfect drainage.

Synonyms Koellensteinia colnagoi Ruschi 1974

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilensis Band 2 Pabst & Dungs 1977 drawing ok;