Epidendrum golondrinense Hágsater & Dodson 2001 GROUP Pilcuense Drawing by © Hagsater and The Epidendra Website

Part ShadeCold Winter

Common Name or Meaning The Cerro Golondrinus Epidendrum

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in northern most Ecuador at elevations around 2600 to 2700 meters as a medium sized, cold growing epiphyte with erect, cane-like, thin, terete basally becoming ancipitous above, branching above stem carrying numerous, all along the apical 1/2, oblong-lanceolate, unequally bilobed leaves that blooms in the winter on a terminal, erect-ascending, paniculate, distichous, .8" [2 cm] long including the short, filiform peduncle, rachis zigzag, successively to 13 flowered inflorescence with longer than the ovary, triangular, acuminate floral bracts and carrying non-resupinate, green flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Orchidacearum 4 Plate 439 Hagsater & Sanchez 2001 drawing fide;