Broughtonia sanguinea (Sw.) R.Br.

Medium sized epiphyte. Pseudobulbs to 6 cm long, elongating with age. Leaves straplike, to 20 cm long, to 5 cm wide. Flowers to 2.5 cm wide; most of year. Labellum almost round, yellow streaked with crimson at base. Syn. Epidendrum sanguineum Sw.

Jamaica and Cuba.

Source: Jeanes, J. (2005). Orchidaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 5. Flowering plants. Monocotyledons. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Lilianae
order      Asparagales
family       Orchidaceae
genus        Broughtonia R.Br.