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Brassavola acaulis

Brassavola acaulis

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Laeliinae
Genus: Brassavola
Species: B. acaulis
Alliance:
Binomial name
Brassavola acaulis
Lindl. 1851-2


Brassavola acaulis is a species in the genus Brassavola

DescriptionEdit

Plant blooms from in the late spring to summer with up to five 8 cm wide flowers. Flowers are fragrant.

DistributionEdit

Plant are found growing in Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica and Panama

CultureEdit

Plant prefer dry outs when pseudobulbs complete growth. Water about once every week. Fertilize about once every two weeks during growing season. Plant grows in medium to bright light and intermediate to warm temperatures. Pot in perlite and medium bark or in full sphagnum moss. Plant is best grown mounted.

NamingEdit

Common Name:The Stemless Brassavola

SynonymsEdit

  1. Bletia acaulis (Lindl.) Rchb. f. 1862
  2. Bletia lineata (Hook. f.) Rchb. f. 1862
  3. Brassavola lineata Hook. f. 1853
  4. Brassavola mathieuana Klotzsch 1853

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