Epidendrum obrienianum Rolfe 1888

Plants in situ Hawaii Photos by Carl Luer

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Common Name O'Brien's Epidendrum

Flower Size

Found in Hawaii as an escaped naturalized hybrid of E radicans and E jamiesonis. Does not occur in nature otherwise and never occuring in Hawaii historically as neither of the parents exist there naturally.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Australia Nicholls 1969 drawing fide; The Native Orchids of the United States and Canada Luer 1975 drawing/photo fide;