Maxillaria nagelii L.O.Williams ex Correll 1948

Collection sheet by Otto Nagel


Common Name Nagel's Maxillaria [German Orchid Collector in Mexico earlier 1900's]

Flower Size .08" [2 mm]

Found in Mexico, Guatemala and El Salvador in very humid forests at elevations of 1300 to 1400 meters as a smallsized, cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the late winmter and early summer on several per pseudoblb, axillary, short single flowered inflorescence carrying pale yellow green whitish flowers.

Synonyms Camaridium tuerckheimii Schltr. 1912; Maxillariella tuerckheimii (Schltr.) M.A.Blanco & Carnevali 2007

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;