Pelexia weberbaueri (Kraenzl.) Schltr. 1920 Photo by Orchid Blog

Inflorescence Photo by Daniel Nickrent and The Phyto-Images Website

Common Name Weberbauer's Pelexia [Germnan Botanist in Peru early 1900's]

Flower Size

Found in Venezuela, Colombia and Peru at elevations of 2300 to 2800 meters as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a basal rosette of elliptic, obtuse, elongate, channeled, petiolate base leaves that blooms in the fall and winter on a terminal, erect, racemose, several flowered inflorescence

Synonyms *Spiranthes weberbaueri Kraenzl. 1916

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora de Venezuela Volumen 15 Parte 1 Foldats 1969 drawing hmm; Venezuelan Orchids Illustrated Vol 6 Dunsterville & Garay 1976 as Spiranthes weberbaueri drawing hmm; Orchids of Venezuela An Illustrated Field Guide Vol 3 Dunsterville & Garay 1979 drawing hmm; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 3 COS 1991 photo fide; Orchids of Venezuela [An illustrated field guide] Vol. 3 Ramiro and Carnevali 2000 drawing hmm;