Catasetum pallidiflorum is an orchid species identified by Schltr. in 1920. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Catasetum tabulare.
ORIGIN: This medium sized, epiphytic species hails from Colombia and Brazil in tropical rainforest, riverine swamps and jungle where it grows warm to cool at elevations around 1000 meters.
DESCRIPTION: This medium sized, epiphytic species hails from Colombia and Brazil in tropical rainforest, riverine swamps and jungle where it grows warm to cool at elevations around 1000 meters that blooms in the late spring and summer on a suberect, basal, 1 1/2' [45 cm] long, few to several [2 to 6] flowered, racemose inflorescence with extremely fragrant, fleshy, flat opening flowers that arises from a newly formed pseudobulb.
FLOWER SIZE: 4 across inches [10 cm across]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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