Aspidogyne harlingii Ormerod 2009Drawing by Gomez & Herrera and The Epidendra Website

Common Name Harling's Aspidogyne [American, original collector of species]

Flower Size .16" [4 mm]

Found in Ecuador in primary forests at elevations around 1600 meters as a small sized, cool growing terrestrial with an erect, terete stem carrying a rosette of 5, suborbicular, subacute, abruptly narrowing below into the subpetiolate base leaves that blooms in the spring on a terminal, erect, to 10.8" [to 27 cm] long, rachis to 3.4" [8.5 cm] long, subdensely many flowered inflorescence .


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; ; *Harvard Pap. Bot. 14(2): 111-113, f. 1A-H. Ormerod & M.A.Blanco 2009 drawing fide