Broughtonia negrilensis Fowlie

Negril Broughtonia


Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Broughtonia

Category: Houseplant

Size: Flowers to 2.5" diameter

Description: 

1 to 3 apical leaves. Flowers on terminal inflorescence to 3' long, successive blooms of up to 15 flowers. Not fragrant.

History: 

Native to Western Jamaica and named for a town there.

Published in Orchid Digest 25: 416 in 1961.

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