~Maxillaria spegazziniana Kraenzl. 1908 - See Maxillaria paranaensis Barb.Rodr. 1882 Photo by Alejandro Taborda

FragranceFull ShadeCoolWinter through MIDspring

Common Name Spegazzini's Maxillaria [Argentine Botanist early 1900's]

Flower Size

Found in southeastern Brazil to Missiones Argentina in very wet, shaded locations as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte with dark green with purple veined pseudobulbs distributed all along the rhizome carrying 2, apical, aciculate, sulcate on the upper side acute leaves that blooms in the winter through mid spring on a basal, single flowered inflorescence holding the violet scented flowers at mid leaf


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; 100 Orquideas Argentinas Freuler 2005 photo fide;