Epidendrum maxthompsonianum Hágsater & Dalström 2008 Group Porpax Photo by © Southwestern College Greenhouse Website

Common Name Max Thompson's Epidendrum [AOS Orchid Judge and Orchid Enthusiast current]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Peru without locaional or elevational data as a mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with simple, canelike, terete, arising from the middle internode of the previous stem carrying 2 to 4, alternate, all along the apical half, articulate, lanceolate, succulent, smooth, green, cuspidate apically, margin entire leaves that blooms on a terminal, arising on a mature growth, occuring only once, sessile, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Orchidacearum 11 Plate 1140 Hagsater & Dalstrom 2008 drawing fide