Oncidium amictum Lindl. 1847 SECTION Waluewa Photo by Edward's Botanical Register Vol 33 pl 66 at Wikipedia Website

Common Name The Wrapped Up Oncidium

Flower Size

Found in Sao Paulo Brazil as a natural hybrid between O sarcodes and O lietzii with obliquely ovoid pseudobulbs with scarious cataphyls and carrying 2, apical, sessile, coriaceous, oblong, shortly acute leaves that blooms on a longer than the leaf, to 12" [30 cm] long, paniculate, red green, fractiflex branches, many flowered inflorescence with minute, triangular, adpressed bracts.

Synonyms Baptistonia amicta (Lindl.) Chiron & V.P.Castro 2004; Gomesa amicta (Lindl.) M.W.Chase & N.H.Williams 2009

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Atlas des Orchidees Cultivees Constantin 1920 drawing good; Das Pflanzanreich Regni Vegetabilis Conspectus Odontoglossum/Oncidium Kranzlin 1922; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 33-6 1997;

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