Laelia perrinii

Laelia perrinii 

Laelia perrinii                                                                                                                                                                    photo C. Solimbergo
taxonomy described by (Lindley) Bateman, James
  published in  Paxton' s Magazine of Botany  13    1847
  family  Orchidaceae  
  subfamily Epidendroideae
  tribe  Epidendreae  
  subtribe Laeliinae 
  genus          Laelia  Lindley 1831
  metabolism CAM pathway, stomata of the leaves are open at night.   
    (K.Silvera, L.S. Santiago, J.C. Cushman, K. Winter - International Symposium on Plant Biology, August 2013)
    it is useful give the soluble mineal nutriens, on the roots.
native of origins costal rainforests of Brazil (Espirito Santo, Rio de Janeiro - Serra do Mar to Serra de Mantiqieria Mountains,
    Rio Grande do Norte)
  altitude 360 - 900 m  (1188 - 2970 ft)

climate informations from Cerro Cora (National Park, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil)


Köppen climate classification : Bsh, steppe hot-dry climate


the weather station data (temperatures are calculated for an altitude of 600 m / 1980 ft) :

    Laelia perrinii a gr uk
  photoperiod   in Cerro Cora this orchid blooms with a photoperiod, which varies during the year, from 12 h 24 m', to 11 h 36 m'
  life form epiphyte
  brightness sunny
  12,24 / 11,36
inflorescence     length 10 cm (4"), apical  
  nr flowers 1 - 2
  size single flower  16 L 16 cm  (6.4" L 6.4")  
  duration inflorescence15 - 20 days
  time to bloom from birth, ≈ 90 days            
CITES appendix II

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