Chloraea laxiflora Hauman 1920 Drawing by Hoehne and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full sun Cold EARLY Summer

Common Name The Lax Flowered Chloraea

Flower Size

Found in Peru, Bolivia and northwestern Argentina at elevations around 2000 meters as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with an erect, completely leafy stem carrying erect-patent acute leaves that blooms in the early summer on a terminal, erect, rachis 4 to 6" [10 to 15 cm] long, laxly several to many flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I 1-12 Hoehne 1940 drawing fide;