Galeandra levyae Garay 1999 SECTION Rivularidae

TYPE Drawing by Garay

Common Name Levy's Galeandra [Mrs Ralph Levy, American orchid Enthusiast 1926-2012

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in Ecuador? without locational data as a small sized orchid with cylindric-fusiform, many, purple spotted sheaths, some leaf bearing, carrying linear, arcuate, acute leaves that blooms on a terminal, short, arcuate, few flowered inflorescence with linear-lanceolate floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; * Harvard Papers in Botany Vol4 #1 Orchid Species Currently in Cultivation Garay 1999 drawing fide;