ORIGIN: A Mexican and Guatemalan, medium sized, cool growing, terrestrial species found in well drained clay soil amid dry oak and pine forests on trees or occasionally rocks at elevations of 1200 to 1800 meters.
DESCRIPTION: A Mexican and Guatemalan, medium sized, cool growing, terrestrial species found in well drained clay soil amid dry oak and pine forests on trees or occasionally rocks at elevations of 1200 to 1800 meters with clustered, ovoid-conical pseudobulbs carrying 1 or 2, elliptic-lanceolate or elliptic oblong, obtuse leaves that flowers in the late winter through early summer on an apical, erect, to 3'4 [100 cm] long, racemose or branched, many  flowered inflorescence.
FLOWER SIZE: 2 inches [5 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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