Epidendrum envigadoense Hágsater 1999 GROUP Arbuscula SUBGROUP Incomptum Photo by Colomborquideas

TYPE Drawing TYPE Drawing by Hagsater and The Epidendra Website

Partial shadeCold LATE Summer EARLYFall

Common Name or Meaning The Envigado Epidendrum [A town in Antioquia where the type was collected ]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Antioquia Colombia at elevations around 2500 to 2650 meters as a medium sized, cold growing epiphyte with simple, thin, cane-like, terete, thin, producing new stems from the intermediate nodes of the previous stems and carrying 2 to 3, subcoriaceous, narrowly lanceolate, acute, smooth leaves that blooms in the late summer and early fall on a terminal, arising on a mature stem, occuring only once, racemose, arching, to 2" [5 cm] long including the short peduncle, simultaneously 7 to 8 flowered inflorescence with shorter than the ovary, triangular, acuminate, floral bracts and carrying resupinate, yellowish flowers with the column base greenish.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Orchidacearum Plate 330 Hagsater 1999 drawing fide; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 5 COS 1994 #903 as E sp photo fide; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 6 COS 1998 erreata; Orquideas, Tesoro de Colombia Vol 2 Ortiz & Uribe 2017 Drawing/Photo fide;