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Oncidium herzogii Herzog's Oncidium


Herzog's Oncidium, Oncidium herzogii


Oncidium herzogii Schltr. 1913 SECTION Barbata Photo by Juan Manuel Cellini

Common Name Herzog's Oncidium [German Botanist 1900's]

Flower Size 1/2" [1.25 cm] Fragrant

Found in Bolivia and Argentina at elevations of 400 to 800 meters as a miniature to small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with ovate, laterally compressed, ancipitous pseudobulbs partially enveloped below by 2 opposite, non-foliaceous sheaths and carrying 1 to 2 apical, coriaceous, lanceolate, obtuse, narrowing below inot the conduplicate base leaves that blooms on an erect to spreading, peduncle shorter than the rachis, paniculate, usually with a single, short, 2 to 4 flowered branch and racemose above, several flowered inflorescence carrying successively opening, 3 to 4 at a time, fragrant flowers. inflorescence