Sophronitella violacea

Family Orchidaceae
Subfamily Epidendroideae
Tribe Epidendreae
Subtribe Laeliinae
Scientific name Sophronitella violacea (Lindley) Schlechter
Synonyms Cattleya violacea (Lindley) Beer; Isabelia violacea (Lindley) Van den Berg & M. W. Chase; Sophronia violacea (Lindley) Kuntze; Sophronitis violacea Lindley
Distribution Brazil
Reference  Sophronitella violacea (Lindl.) Schltr. 1925
Sophronitella violacea (Lindl.) Schltr.
Note Photo below is that of an orchid which was cultivated by Mr. Koji Niwa and displayed at the Orchid Show 2009 in Yokohama Takashimaya (Yokohama City, Japan).

January 2009
at Yokohama Takashimaya