Galeandra blanchetii E.S.Rand 1876 SECTION Rivularidae

Photo by Jay Pfahl


Drawing by Garay


Common Name Blanchet's Galeandra

Flower Size 1.5" [3.75 cm]

Found in Minas Gerais state of Brazil as a warm to cool growing terrestrial where it flowers in the spring on an erect, short, bracteate inflorescence arising with a new growth that has 1 to 3 flowers.

Synonyms Galeandra chapadensis Campacci 2001

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Harvard Papers in Botany Vol4 #1 Orchid Species Currently in Cultivation Garay 1999 drawing fide; Orchids of The Brazilian Central Plateau Menezes 2004 as G chapadensis photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 87 #10 2018 photo fide;