Description: Three tulip-like flowers on one inflorescence; flower base color green; sepals and petals ovate, apices acuminate, feathered-markings burgundy; lip articulate, held upright, white, side lobes heavily striped burgundy, midlobe densely coalesced burgundy stripes, hirsute, hairs white, side margins rolled, basally solid burgundy, crest ridged, exterior striped and spotted burgundy; column erect, cream-yellow, anther cap cream-yellow; substance stiff; texture waxy, lip midlobe and column velvety; strong aroma noted.
Bifrenaria wittigii (Rchb.f.) Hoehne, Fl. Brasílica 10(12, 7): 30 (1953).This name is accepted.
2016 3429 florida north central jc
Bifrenaria wittigii, award 20163429, has been confirmed
by SITF (Nov 2016).