Epidendrum urichianum Carnevali, Foldats & I.Ramírez 1992

GROUP Ramosum Specimen courtesy of © The Swiss Orchid Foundation in the Jany Renz Herbaria

Part shade Cool Fall

Common Name Urich's Epidendrum

Flower Size 1/2" [1.25 cm]

Found in Venezuela and Guyana in cloud forests at elevations around 1400 to 2000 meters as a cool growing epiphyte with branching, erect, prostrate to subpendent stems that blooms in the fall on a terminal or lateral inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Venezuela [An illustrated field guide] Vol. 1 Ramiro and Carnevali 2000 drawing fide; Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana Vol 7 Steyermark, Berry, Yatskievych and Holst 2003 drawing good;