Brassia-pascoensis-2020-02-03***Confirmed as Brassia pascoensis (Feb 2020); based on the form of the crossed petals and the spotting between the hemi-obovoid lobed callus; lip form resembles B. pascoensis more than B. macrostachya; leaf form and size fit B. pascoensis.***

Judging Center: Northeast

Award Number: 20204850

Award Date: January 18, 2020

Awarded As: Brassia pascoensis

Icones Orchidacearum Peruvianum, Bennet & Christenson, pg. 608

from Orchideas Amazonicas
Endemic to Peru

Plant > Overall length of growth/cane: to 46 cm.....

Plant Leaf > number of leaves per growth or cane: Two plus 2 bracts

Plant > Leaf Length: 3 cm

Plant > Leaf Width: 6 cm

Plant > Leaf Margin: entire

Plant > Leaf Shape: lanceolate

Plant > Leaf petiole length (apex of pseudobulb or stem to leaf base proper): X

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Length: 10 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Width: 3 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Margin: ovate

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul distance between growths along rhizome:: 0 to 0 .5 cm

Plant >Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Root Tip Color: green

Inflorescence > Overall Length: 23 cm

Inflorescence > Arrangement: alternate

Inflorescence > Distance from base of inflorescence to first bud or branch: 8 cm

Inflorescence > distance between flowers along inflorescence: 1.0 cm to 1.2 cm

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: .7 cm to .9 cm

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: .7 cm to .9 cm

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Length: 0.3 cm

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Width: 0.1 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Length: 0.5 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Width: 0.3 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Shape: cone

Inflorescence > Ovary Color: green

Inflorescence > Ovary Texture: matte

Flower Natural Spread Length: 6.0 cm

Flower Natural Spread Width: 3.5 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 3.8 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 1.9 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Cauda Length: X

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Cauda Width: X

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 5.2 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 0.5 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Caudae Length: X

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Caudae Width: X

Flower > Petals Length: 2.8 cm

Flower > Petals Width: 2.1 cm

Flower > Petals Caudae Length: X

Flower > Petals Caudae Width: X

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 4.4 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 0.5 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch> characters of lip (calli, spurs, keels, etc.): orange markings on callus

Flower > Anther Cap Color: yellow


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