Masdevallia sijmiana Koniger 1995

SUBGENUS Polyantha SECTION Alaticaules SUBSECTION Alaticaules {Krzl.] Luer 1986 Photo by © Ellis Eyre

Common Name

Flower Size 3/4" [2 cm]

Found in Junín Peru at elevations of 900-1200 meters as a small sized, warm growing, caespitose epiphyte


Often cited as a synonym of M posadae. I following Kew have left it separate for now.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XIX Luer 2000 as a syn of M posadae