Gongora lagunae G.Gerlach 1995 SECTION Gongora Photos by Gunter Gerlach and His Stanhopinae Website

Fragrance Deep Shade Warm Spring Summer

Common Name Laguna's Gongora

Flower Size

Found in Venezuela in slightly dense bushes at elevations around 600 to 1000 meters as a small to medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with sulcate, conic pseudobulbs carrying 2, plicate, apical leaves that blooms in the spring and summer on a pendant, several [14] flowered inflorescence with fragrant flowers.


ReferencesW3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 37/38 pg 2309 - 2436 Brieger 1999; Guia Ilustrada Para la Clasificacion del Genero Gongora Toulemonde 2001 drawing/photo fide; Orquideas Nativas del Tachira Cesar Fernandez 2003 photo fide; Orquideas Tesoro de Colombia Ortiz & Uribe 2017;