Campylocentrum cornejoi Dodson 2003 Drawing by © Dodson and The Epidendra Website

Part shadeHot To Warm Spring

Common Name Cornejo's Campylocentrum [Ecuadorian discoverer of species]

Flower Size tiny

Found in El Oro Ecuador at elevations around 450 meters as a small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with a stem enveloped completely by imbricating, conduplicate, leaf-bearing sheaths carrying deciduous, numerous, distichous, patent, narrowly oblong-elliptic, obtuse, contracted below into the sessile base leaves that blooms in the spring on a lateral, racemose, equal in length to the leaves, to 2.4" [6 cm] long, 11 to 17 flowered inflorescence carrying well spaced, small flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orquideología Vol 22 #3 pg 192. 2003 Dodson drawing fide; Flora of Ecuador No 76 225[2] Orchidaceae Dodson & Luer 2005 drawing fide;