Epidendrum bicirrhatum D.E.Benn. & Christenson 1998 GROUP Pseudepidendrum SUBGROUP PaniculatumDrawing by Bennett & Christenson and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria


Common Name or Meaning The Twice Cirrhate Epidendrum [refers to the appendages of the labellem apex]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Huanuco Peru in montane wet forests at elevations around 800 meters as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte with erect, leafy stems carrying, linear-lanceolate, acuminate leaves that blooms in the late summer and early fall on a terminal, nodding, 1.6" [4 cm] long including the [1.4 cm] long peduncle, densely 7 to 10 flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Orchidaceae Peruviarum Plate 453 Bennett & Christenson 1998 drawing fide;