Trichocentrum brandtiae Kraenzl. 1897 - See Trichocentrum longicalcaratum Rolfe 1896 Photo courtesy of Jay Pfahl.

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Common Name Brandt's Trichocentrum

Flower Size 1 1/4" [3.2 cm]

An epiphytic warm to hot growing species found in Colombia at elevations of 100 to 1800 meters that flowers on a short, lateral, single flowered inflorescence arising in the summer in Bogata'. Cited as a synonym of Trichocentrum longicalcaratum but I feel there is sufficient differences to allow the separation

Synonyms Trichocentrum verruciferum Schltr. 1920

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Species Culture: Oncidium, Bakers 2006 as a synonym of T longicalcaratum;

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