Epidendrum tingo-mariae Hágsater 1999GROUP Nanum TYPE Drawing by © Jimenez and The AMO Herbaria Website

Common Name The Tingo Maria Epidendrum [A town in Peru near where the type was collected]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Huanuco Peru without locational data as a miniature sized epiphyte with laterally compressed, new stems arise from the apex or the middle of the previous stem and carrying 3 to 9, all along the stem, articulate, ovate-lanceolate, acute, succulent leaves that blooms in the fall on a terminal, without a spathe, short, racemose, hanging, .6" [1.5 cm] long, simultaneously about 4 flowered inflorescence with triangular, acuminate, dorsally carinate, progressively smaller above floral bracts and carrying resupiante, pale green flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Orchidacearum 3 Plate 388 Hagsater 1999 drawing fide;