Sobralia boliviensis Schltr. 1913 SECTION Sobralia

Plant in situ in Peru Photos by Eric Hunt

Common Name The Bolivian Sobralia

Flower Size

Found in Bolivia and Peru at elevations of 2500 to 3200 meters as a medium sized, cool to cold growing terrestrial that blooms in the fall and winter.

Synonyms Brasolia boliviensis (Schltr.) Baranow, Dudek & Szlach. 2017

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Bolivia Vol 2 Laelinae Vasquez and Ibisch 2004; Las Orquideas del Peru Izerskyy & Bezverhov 2011 photo maybe?; Pl. Syst. Evol. 303: 868 Baranow, Dudek & Szach. 2017