Schomburgkia moyobambae

not yet in bloom

Schomburgkia moyobambae                                        
taxonomy described by Schlechter, Friedrich Richard Rudolf
  published in       Repertorium Specierum Novarum Regni Vegetabilis, beihefte  9 : 97    1921
  family Orchidaceae
  subfamily Epidendroideae
  tribe Epidendreae
  subtribe Laeliinae
  genus Schomburgkia, Lindley 1838
  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 rainforest in Ecuador (Napo), Peru (Amazonas, Cajamarca, Loreto, Moyobamba), Bolivia
  altitude 1300 - 1800 m (4300 - 6000 ft) 
  habitat climate informations from Tarija (Tarija, Bolivia)
    Köppen climate classification : Cwb, humid subtropical climate, with hot summer
    the weather station data (temperatures are calculated for an altitude of 1500 m / 1950 ft) :
    Schomburgkia moyobambae b gr uk
  photoperiod in Tarija this orchid bloom with a photoperiod, that varies during the year, from 13 h 25 m' to 10 h 35m'
  life form epiphyte
  brightness    partial shade
inflorescence     length  
  nr flowers  
  time to bloom from birth, ≈ days 
CITES appendix II


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