Epidendrum vidal-senegei Hágsater 1999 GROUP Pergracile Drawing by © Jimenez and The AMO Herbaria Website

Common Name Vidal-Senege's Epidendrum [French Orchid Collector late 1800's]

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in either Ecuador or Peru but without locational data as a medium szied epiphyte? with simple, cane-like, laterally compressed, new stem arising from the intermediate internode of the previous stem and carrying about 7, all along the upper half of the stem, narrowly lanceolate, obtuse, margin crenulate leaves that blooms on a terminal, arising through 1 to 2, narrow, acute, tubular spathes, on a mature stem, racemose, arching, occuring only once, rachis un-ornamenteed, 7.6 to 9.6" [19 to 24 cm] long, overall, simultaneosuly about 20 flowered inflorescence with more or less as long as the ovary, triangular-acuminate floral bracts and carrying flowers that the lip always faces the axis of the peduncle and without color or fragrance data.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Orchidacearum 3 Plate 396 Hagsater 1999 drawing fide;