Mormodes powellii Schltr. 1922 SECTION Mormodes Photo by Gunter Gerlach and His Stanhopinae Website

Part shade Hot LATEWinter EARLYSpring

Common Name Powell's Mormodes [American Original Collector of Species 1900's]]

Flower Size

Found in Panama as a hot growing epiphyte with an erect to ascending, to 12" [to 30 cm] long, terete, glabrous, 5 to 7 flowered inflorescence arising in the late winter and early spring..


ReferencesW3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Repert. Sp. Nov. Regni. Veg. Beih. 17: 55. Panama Schlechter 1922; Orchids of Panama L. O. Williams & Allen 1946; Orquideologia Vol 15 #2-3 1982 drawing fide; Field Guide to the Orchids of Costa Rica and Panama Dressler 1993;