Solenidiopsis peruviana [Schlechter] DE Benn & Christenson 1994 Photo courtesy of Lourens Grobler

Full shade Warm

Common Name The Peruvian Solenidiopsis

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in northeastern Peru in cloud forests at elevations around 1200 to 1700 meters as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte

Synonyms Oncidium peruvianoides Chase & NH Wms. 2008; Solenidium peruvianum Schltr. 1921

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen der Sudamerikanischen Kordillerenstaaten IV Peru Schlechter 1921 as Solenidium peruvianum; Icones Orchidacearum Peruviarum Plate 383 Bennett & Christenson 1995 drawing fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 33-6 1997; Native Ecuadorian Orchids Vol 5 Dodson 2004 photo fide; Orchid Species Culture, Oncidium Bakers 2006; AOS Bulletin Vol 77 No 12 2008 as Oncidium peruvianoides