Pabstia placanthera (Hook.) Garay 1973 Drawing by Harrison and Curtis's Botanical Magazine

Part shadeWarmTo CoolLATER Fall

Common Name The Nodding Catasetum

Flower Size

Found in Rio de Janiero state of Brazil as a small sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with ovate pseudobulbs carrying 2 to 3, lanceolate leaves that blooms in the later fall on a short, 1 to rarely 2 flowered inflorescence .

Synonyms Colax placantherus (Hook.) Lindl. 1843; Maxillaria cyanocheile Hoffmanns. 1842; *Maxillaria placanthera Hook. 1832; Maxillaria viridis var. stenosepala Regel 1856; Zygopetalum placantherum (Hook.) Schltr. 1914

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Schlechter 1915; Die Orchideen lieferung 27 Schlechter/Brieger 1993;

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