~Gomesa duseniana Kraenzl. 1921 - See Gomesa glaziovii Cogn. 1904


Lip and Column detail Photos by Luiz Filipe Varela and his Flicker website

Deep shadeLATE WinterEARLYSpring

Common Name Dusen's Gomesa [Swedish Orchid Collector in Brazil 1900's]

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in Sao Paulo, Parana, Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul states of Brazil in the cool mountains as a cool growing epiphyte with well spaced pseudobulbs


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;