Palmorchis sordida Dressler 1997

Another Angle

Plant and Flowers in situ Costa Rica Photos by N Zamora and The Species Pages Website

Full shade Hot LATESpring

Common Name The Dingy Palmorchis

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in Costa Rica, in tropical wet forests at lower elevations as a small sized, hot growing terrestrial that blooms in the late spring on a terminal, successively 2, few flowered inflorescence with several lanceolate bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 42 - 43 pg 2626 - 2762 Brieger 2001