Brassia gireoudiana Rchb.f. and Warsz.

Gireoud's Brassia


Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Brassia

Category: Houseplant

Description: 

Inflorescence to 18", arching, up to 15 flowers, fragrant, long-lasting, in spring to autumn.

History: 

Published in Allg. Gartenzeitung (Otto & Dietrich) 22: 273 in 1854.

Native to Costa Rica and Panama.

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