Brassavola fragrans Barb. Rodr. 187 SUBGENUS Sessililabia SECTION Conchoglossa Photo by Patricia Harding

Common Name Fragrant Brassavola

Flower Size

Found in Brazil where it blooms in the fall with very fragrant flowers and is related to B. flagellaris.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Iconografia de Orchidaceae Do Brasil Hoehne 1949 drawing fide; Orchidaceae Brasilense Pabst & Dungs 1972; The Cattleyas and Their Relatives Vol V Withner 1998 drawing/photo fide; Orchid Digest vol 71 #4 Oct, Nov, Dec 2007drawing/photo fide;