Scelochilus granizoi Königer 1996 Drawing by © Koniger and The EpidendraWebsite

Full shade Warm Cool

Common Name Granizo's Scelochilus [Peruvian Collector and Discoverer of Species current]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Junin Peru without locality as a miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with small, ovoid-cylindric pseudobulbs enveloped basally by 2 to 3 scarious sheaths and carrying a single apical, lanceolate, thickly coriaceous, acute, narrowing below into the shortly conduplicate base leaf that blooms on a nodding, terete, racemose to somewhat branched, to 4.8" [12 cm] long, 3 to 5 flowered inflorescence with narrow, boat-shaped floral bracts.

Synonyms Comparettia granizoi (Königer) M.W.Chase & N.H.Williams 2008; Neokoehleria granizoi (Königer) Senghas 2001

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Arcula 5: 140. 1996 Koniger drawing fide

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