Kefersteinia heideri Neudecker 1994 Photo by © Tillman Neudecker, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR

Common Name Heider's Kefersteinia [Bolivian discoverer of species Current]

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Bolivia at elevations around 1900 meters as a small to medium sized, cool growing epiphtye with 4 to 5, narrowly lanceolate becoming conduplicate below into the base leaves on a pendant, 2" [5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence with 3 triangular bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; *Orquideología 19(3): 97. 1994; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 44-45 pg 2763 - 2898 Brieger 2001; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008