Zygopetalum triumphans is an orchid species identified by Rchb.f. in W.G.Walpers in 1863. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Pescatoria triumphans.
ORIGIN: Found in Colombia and not seen since the type. It has narrowly lanceolate, acute, basally conduplicate leaves held in a fan-shape and blooms on an axillary, erect, 3 [7.5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.
DESCRIPTION: Found in Colombia and not seen since the type. It has narrowly lanceolate, acute, basally conduplicate leaves held in a fan-shape and blooms on an axillary, erect, 3 [7.5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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