Epidendrum loefgrenii Cogn. 1898 Drawing by Cogniaux and The Plant Genera.org Website


Common Name Loefgren's Epidendrum [Swedish Botanist in Brazil later 1800's]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Sao Paulo state of Brazil as a small sized, pendent growing epiphyte with pendent, cylindrical canes partially enveloped by tubular leaf sheaths and carrying imbricate, conduplicate, elliptic in maturity, obtuse to acute, leaves that blooms in the later spring and early summer on a terminal, short, corymb of several flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Schlechter 1915 photo fide;