Platystele-umbellata-2023-07-24 *SITF confirms this plant as Platystele umbellata (Yellow Form) (Jul 2023).
This species is very distinctive with its umbel shaped inflorescence for which it is named. Previous awards to this species and all available photos show flowers that are only purple to bright red, this plant is an unusual deep old gold-yellow color. This plant matches the Type drawing by Ortiz in the IOSPE, including the minute cilia on the flower when the photos are greatly enlarged.
Posted on Jul 24, 2023
Country of origin: Colombia. Distinct yellow color of otherwise purple color flowers; flowers are very small to measure with the naked eye.
Posted on Apr 28, 2017
20173534 OttawaPlatystele hirtzii Luer, Selbyana 5: 155 (1979).This name is accepted.
Posted on Nov 22, 2015
Platystele oxyglossa (Schltr.) Garay, Orquideologia 9: 120 (1974).
At the CPO Moyobamba Show held October 29, 2015 a clone of: Platystele oxyglossa...
Posted on Jan 1, 2015
20142054 Pacific SouthPlatystele stenostachya, award 20142054, has been confirmed to be Platystele stenostachyabySITF (Jan 2015).
Posted on Sep 28, 2014
Platystele tica Karremans & Bogarín, Lankesteriana 13(3): 271. 2014. this is not in Monocot list yet.
Platystele tica, award 20144648, h...