Saxicola GROUP

"Characterized by the pseudobulbous stems, racemose inflorescence subtended by a prominent spathaceous bract, and few, showy flowers, either resupinate or non-resupinate. The species is recognized by the creeping habit, fusiform, uni-foliate pseudobulbs, the erect, few-flowered inflorescence, non-resupinate, second, purple flowers, the petals oblanceolate, the cordiform lip united to the column throughout." See reference below

  1. Epidendrum becerrae Hágsater & E.Santiago 2013 Peru

  2. Epidendrum monzonense Kraenzl. 1905 Peru

  3. Epidendrum saxicola Kraenzl. 1905 Peru and Bolivia

  4. Epidendrum tetartociclium Collantes & Hágsater 2013 Peru

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Orchidacearum 14 Plate 1411 Hagsater & Santiago 2013 See recognition section; Icones Orchdacearum 14 Plate 1487 Hagsater & Santiago 2013 see recognition section