Epidendrum haberi Hágsater & L.Sánchez 2006 GROUP Ramosum SUBGROUP Mirabile Photo by © Daniel Jimenez and his Flickr Costa Rican Orchid Photo Website

Part Shade Hot Warm LATESpring EARLY Summer

Common Name or Meaning Haber's Epidendrum [American Orchid Botanist and Collector of Type current]

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Costa Rica at elevations around 300 to 900 meters as a small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with pendent, terete, straight, arising from the intermediate internode of the previous stem, carrying 9 to 10, unequal, all through the apical 1/2, oblong-elliptic to lanceolate, emarginate, mucronate, subcoriaceous leaves that blooms in the late spring and early summer on a terminal, occuring only once, distichous, 1.2 to 1.6" [3 to 4 cm] long, short peduncle with a conduplicate, basal, acute, subcoriaceous bract simultaneously 2 flowered inflorescence with prominent, conduplicate, acute, somewhat shorter than the ovary floral bracts.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Orchidacearum 8 Plate 840 Hagsater & Sanchez 2006 drawing fide;