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Laelia moyobambae

Moyobamba Schomburgkia


Moyobamba Schomburgkia, Laelia moyobambae


Schomburgkia moyobambae Schltr. 1921 SUBGENUS Schomburgkia

Common Name Moyobamba Schomburgkia [An Area In North Peru]

Flower Size 1 3/5" [4 cm]

Found in Bolivia and Peru as a large sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with fusiform, pseudobulbs carrying 2 apical, linear ligulate leaves that blooms in the winter and spring on an erect, 36" [1 m] long, racemose inflorescence with rose colored bracts, white ovary and an apical cluster of many [20 to 25] flowers.

Synonyms Laelia moyobambae (Schltr.) C.Schweinf. 1944