Sobralia mireyae Dressler 2007 Photo by Dressler, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR

Common Name Mireya's Sobralia [Panamanian Botanist current]

Flower Size 4" [10 cm]

Found in Panama in highly exposed, windy locations as a medium sized, cool growing terrestrial with erect stems carrying ovate to lanceolate-ovate, plicate, heavily corrugated, 9 veined, slightly acuminate, minutely bilobed apcially leaves that blooms in the spring on a terminal, successively single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; *Orchids, Mag. Amer. Orchid Soc. Vol 76 No 9 700. 2007 photo