Macradenia paraensis Barb.Rodr. 1877 Photos by © Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Dissection drawing Drawing by © Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shade LATEWinter EARLY Spring

Common Name The Parana Macradenia

Flower Size

Found in Parana state of Brazil with cylindrical pseduobulbs carrying a single, apical, linguiform, acute leaf that blooms in the late winter and early spring on a basal, through the dry scarious sheaths, arching to pendent, to 6" [15 cm] long, 9 or so flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Schlechter 1915;

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