Kefersteinia richardhegerlii R.Vásquez & Dodson 2001Photo by © Vasquez and The Epidendra Website

Full ShadeHot Warm EARLYSummer

Common Name Richard Hegerl's Kefersteinia [Orchid Enthusiast and Conservatiuonist in Bolivia current]

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in Bolivia in foothill forests at elevations around 400 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte with a loose fan of a few leaves that blooms in the early summer on an axillary, pendent, 1.6 to 2" [4 to 5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence with 3 to 4 bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 44-45 pg 2763 - 2898 Brieger 2001; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008