Epidendrum zamorense Hágsater & Dodson 1993 GROUP Difforme TYPE Drawing by © Jimenez and The AMO Herbaria Website


Common Name The Zamora Epidendrum [A Province of Ecuador where the type was collected]

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in southern Ecuador at elevations of 800 to 1000 meters as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte with simple, terete, cane-like, eret, lightly flexuous stems carrying 9 to 11, equi-distant all along the stem, sub-coriaceous,narrowly-oblanceolate, rounded smooth, clear green, margin entire leaves that blooms in the summer through fall on a terminal, on a mature stem, occuring only once, sessile, simultaneously 3 flowered inflorescence with much shorter than the ovary, smooth floral bracts and carrying small, resupinate, pale green flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Orchidacearum 2 Plate 199 Hagsater & Dodson 1993 drawing fide;