Epidendrum cauliflorum Lindl.1838 GROUP Bambusiforme Photo by Maria Rita Cabral courtesy of Dalton Holland Baptista and Orchidstudium

Part shadeWarm

Common Name The Stem Flowering Epidendrum

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in southeastern Brazil as a medium to giant sized, warm growing that blooms from nodes [much like Dendrobium] laterally on the bare stem and not terminally.

Synonyms Epidendrum neocauliflorum A.D.Hawkes 1957

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Digest Vol 38 No 1 1974 as E neo cauliflorum photo fide; Orchidaceae Brasiliense Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975 as E neocauliflorum drawing ok