Kefersteinia elegans Garay 1969 SECTION Papilionatae Photo by © Eric Hunt and His Orchid Website.

Common Name The Elegant Kefersteinia

Flower Size 2" [5 cm]

Found in Panama? and Antioquia Colombia at unspecified elevations as a small sized epiphyte with thin, elliptic-oblanceolate, acute, narrowing below into the base leaves and blooms on a basal, pendant, 1.6 to 2" [4 to 5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; *Orquideología 4: 80. 1969; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 2 COS 1991 photo fide; Die Orchideen lieferung 26 Schlechter/Brieger 1992; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008 photo fide