Epidendrum condorense Hágsater & Dodson 2004GROUP Mancum SUBGROUP Mancum Drawing by © Hagsater & Dodson and The Epidendra Website


Common Name The Cordillera de Condor Epidendrum

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in southern Ecuador at elevations of 1450 to 1650 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte with an erect, straight, laterally compressed stem carrying 2, in the apical half of the stem, elliptic-lanceolate, obtuse, aristate leaves that blooms in the later spring on a terminal, on a mature stem, to 6" [15 cm] long including the 2" [5 cm] long peduncle mostly enveloped by a single, ancipitose, oblong, acute spathe, rachis erect, simultaneously to 30 flowered inflorescence with shorter than the ovary, triangular, acute floral bracts and carrying non-resupinate flowers with the sepals brown and the petals and lip green.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Orchidacearum 4 plate 728 Hagsater & Dodson 2004 drawing fide