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ORIGIN: Found in Para, Pernambuco, Alagoas, Bahia, Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Parana, Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul states of Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay in the coastal mountains and along inland creeks and marshes at elevations of sea level to 1200 meters.
DESCRIPTION: Small to medium sized, cool to hot growing, epiphytic orchid that has narrowly ovoid or ovate-elliptic, compressed, ancipitous pseudobulbs carrying 2 apical, spreading, slightly coriaceous, narrowly oblong-ligulate, obtuse or abruptly acute leaves that blooms in the fall and winter on an erect to arcuate, to 5' [150 cm] long overall, stout, slightly compressed, dull purple, paniculate with 4 to 10, divaricate, to 12 [30 cm] long, ascending, zig-zag branches with to 10 flowers each, each branch can rebranch with up to 7 secondary branches, many flowered inflorescence with narrowly triangular, green with patches of brown and minute purple brown spots, very short, acute floral bracts and carrying many small flowers.
FLOWER SIZE: From 3/4 to 1 1/2 inches [2 to 3 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).