Masdevallia-lappifera-2022-07-20***SITF confirmed as Masdevallia lappifera (Jul 2022); M. lappifera is a distinctive member of the Coriaceae section of Masdevallia with variable degrees of dark purple spots on truncated segments; the segments of this species do not reflex like others and the sepaline tails often nearly meet at the tips;  the name of the species is based on the short, thick hairs on the lip, as can be seen on this plant; the plant matches online images of the species and illustrations in Luer's greenbooks.***

Judging Center: Western Canada Judging Center

Award Number: 20227161

Award Date: July 09, 2022

Awarded As: Masdevallia lappifera

Plant > Overall length of growth/cane: 8cm tall x 18cm wide

Plant Leaf > number of leaves per growth or cane: 1

Plant > Leaf Length: 7.5

Plant > Leaf Width: 2

Flower Natural Spread Length: 1.5

Flower Natural Spread Width: 2.4

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 3.9

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 1.2

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 4.0

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 1.4

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 1.2

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 0.6


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