Chondroscaphe eburnea (Dressler) Dressler 2001

Another Angle Photos by Lankester Botanical Garden, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR

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Common Name The Ivory-Colored Chondroscaphe

Flower Size 1.5" [3.75 cm]

Found in Panama in cloud forests on the Pacific slopes at elevations around 800 to 1000 meters as a small to medium sized, warm growing epiphyte without pseduobulbs and carrying 3 to 4, narrowly oblanceolate, acuminate, acute, conduplicate below leaves that blooms on a basal, 2" [5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence occuring in the late spring and early summer

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; Orchidee 34(6): 224. 1983 as Chondrorhyncha eburnea; Die Orchideen lieferung 26 Schlechter/Brieger 1992 as Chondrorhynchya eburnea drawing hmm; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008 photo ist photo fide, 2nd good; Orchid Digest Vol 73 #1 Pupulin & Dressler 2009 drawing/photo;

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