Epidendrum sterrophyllum Schltr. 1920 GROUP Secundum SUBGROUP Secundum TYPE Drawing by Schlechter

Partial shade Warm Cool

Common Name The Rigid Leaved Epidendrum

Flower Size

Found in Antioquia department of Colombia at elevations around 1000 meters as a large sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte? with rigid, cane-like, terete stems carrying many, erect-spreading, oblong, obtuse, thickly coriaceous, shiny leaves that blooms on a terminal, few branched, long pedunculate, rachis densely many flowered inflorescence with erect-spreading, linear, acuminate, much shorter than the ovary floral bracts and carrying greenish yellow flowers

Synonyms .6" [1.5 cm]

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 7: 151 Schlechter 1920; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 7: 252 Schlechter 1920; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. Figuren -Atlas 57: 206 Schlechter 1929 drawing fide; Orquideas, Tesoro de Colombia Vol 2 Ortiz & Uribe 2017 drawing fide;

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