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Cattleya kerrii Kerr's Cattleya


Kerr's Cattleya, Cattleya kerrii


Cattleya kerrii Brieger & Bicalho 1976

Common Name Kerr's Cattleya [English Botanist 1900 to 1930]

Flower Size 3 1/4" [8 cm]

A Brazilian uni or bifoliate species from the Atlantic forest of Bahia State on trees in swampy margins with shade, high humidity and high rainfall that blooms on a terminal, short, few flowered inflorescence subtended by a basal sheath.