Clowesia warczewitzii (Lindl. & Paxton) Dodson

Warczewicz's Clowesia


Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Clowesia

Category: Houseplant

Description: 

Deciduous.

Bloomsin autumn. Pendant inflorescence, 15" long, 15 to 20 flowers, fragrant, to 1.5" diameter.

History: 

Published in Selbyana 1: 136 in 1975.

Basionym Catasetum warczewitzii Lindl. & Paxton.

Native to Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana and Ecuador.

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