Zygostates dasyrhiza [Kraenzl.] Schltr. 1920

Plant and Flowers Photo by Americo Docha Neto


Common Name The Hairy Root Zygostates

Flower Size

Found in Pernambuco and Paraná States of Brazil as a miniature sized, cool to warm growing epiphyte that blooms in the spring. These plants require very high humidity and a twig size mount with mosses to be extra happy.

Synonyms *Ornithocephalus dasyrhyzus Kraenzl. 1911; Zygostates paranaensis Schltr. 1926

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilense Band II Pabst & Dungs 1977 drawing good; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 30 1841 - 1904 Brieger 1994 ;