Octomeria rodeiensis Barb.Rodr. 1881 Photo courtesy of Dalton Holland Baptista and Orchidstudium

Full shade Cool Spring

Common Name The Rodeio Octomeria [A town in Santa Catarina Brazil]

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in Ecuador and southeastern Brazil at elevations around 1700 meters as a cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the spring


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilenses Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 drawing fide;