brassavola


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any of various tropical American orchids with usually solitary fleshy leaves and showy white to green nocturnally fragrant blossoms solitary or in racemes of up to 7

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We studied 32 individuals of Brassavola cebolleta, spread over two distinct populations that occur in a 10 m belt of riparian forest, about 3 km from each other, both on the same margin of the river, and the host trees were about 15 m far from each other.
The voucher specimen (4604) of Brassavola cebolleta (A.
Brassavola cebolleta is an annual species (NEWSTROM et al.
Aspects of the reproductive biology of Brassavola cebolleta Rchb.
In this way, this survey assessed aspects of the floral biology, pollination systems, fruit set and seed germination in Brassavola cebolleta Rchb f.
Odor was characterized as slightly sweet, being predominantly released in the vespertine twilight, which is very similar to previously described to other species of Brassavola by Roebuck and Steinhart (1978).
Pollination ecology and the nocturnal scent response in the genus Brassavola.
Evolution of floral display in the orchid Brassavola nodosa.
Floral fragrance components of Brassavola (Orchidaceae: Laeliinae).