Zygostates dasyrhiza [Kraenzl.] Schltr. 1920

Plant and Flowers Photo courtesy of Americo Docha Neto

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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 1976 drawing good; Orchideen lieferung 30 Schlechter/Brieger 1994;

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