Gomphichis cladotricha Renz 1948 Photo by Luis Eduardo Alvarez

Drawing/collection sheet by Jany Renz and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website


Common Name The Two Haired ? Gomphichis

Flower Size

Found in Cundinamarca Colombia at elevations around 2800 meters as a small to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial that blooms in trhe summer on a terminal, erect, 6 to 8" [15 to 20 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orquideas Tesoro de Colombia Ortiz & Uribe 2017 drawing/photo ok