Pleurothallis-(Stelis/Effusiella)-scabrata-Bryon-CBR-2019-12-25***Confirmed as Stelis scabrata (May 2020); Pleurothallis scabrata is considered a synonym of Stelis scabrata; matches the description and drawing in Icones 20; good match to the description and SOF drawing shown in IOSPE.***

Judging Center: Great Plains

Award Number: 20193055

Award Date: December 21, 2019

Awarded As: Pleurothallis (Stelis/Effusiella) scabrata 'Bryon' CBR

Two hundred and eleven cupped, well spaced and presented flowers and two buds on ten semi-arching chartreuse inflorescences up to 46cm long; plant growing in a 8cm plastic pot with sphagnum moss, largest leaf 3.3cm wide x 18cm long, medium green, elliptical, longest ramicaul 0.3cm wide x 12cm long, terete, close tubular sheath below the middle and 2 to 3 others at the base; dorsal sepal solid red-purple, three darker red-purple veins, ovate with lateral margins rolled inward, darker red-purple margins; lateral sepals fused, chartreuse heavily overlaid red-purple, chartreuse midrib, ovate with lateral margins rolled inward on distal two-thirds; petals appressed to the column, chartreuse heavily overlaid red-purple on margins and distal two-thirds, ovate, flat, margins minutely serrulate, reverse solid red-purple; lip three lobed, hinged; white overlaid chartreuse darker on distal one-half; red-purple blotch on central proximal one-half, red-purple random blotches on side lobes, midlobe distally stippled red-purple; column white proximal one-half, pale chartreuse distal one-half; anther cap pale chartreuse; ovary 0.1cm wide x 0.5cm long, green with random red-purple blotches, terete, ribbed longitudinally; pedicel 1.5cm long, chartreuse; texture firm, substance crystalline; species from Ecuador; ID by SITF on ____________.

Icones Pleurothallidinarum XX Pages 83 (Description) & 99 (Line Drawing)

Pleurothallis scabrata 'Bryon' CHM 82 Pts awarded GPJC on 07/21/2001 AOS#20011146 is now Pleurothallis sijmii
'Bryon' AM 84 Pts AOS#20145026, ID by SITF 12/2014. So the real Pths (Stelis/Effusiella) scabrata has never been
recognized by AOS.

Plant > Overall length of growth/cane: 30cm

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

Plant > Leaf Length: 18cm

Plant > Leaf Width: 3.3cm

Plant > Leaf Margin: smooth

Plant > Leaf Shape: elliptical

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Length: 10cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Width: 0.3cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Margin: smooth

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul distance between growths along rhizome:: close together

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

Inflorescence > Overall Length: 46cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Length: 0.5cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Width: 0.1cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Shape: terete

Inflorescence > Ovary Color: green with random red-purple blotches

Inflorescence > Ovary Texture: ribbed longitudinally

Flower Natural Spread Length: 0.9

Flower Natural Spread Width: 0.4

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 1.6

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 0.5

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 1.5

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 0.5

Flower > Petals Length: 1.0

Flower > Petals Width: 2.0

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 0.5

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 0.4

Flower > Column Color: white proximal, pale chartreus distal

Flower > Anther Cap Color: pale chartreuse


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