Lepanthes inornata Schltr.1923

Another Flower Photos by Pupulin, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR

Common Name The Modest Lepanthes

Flower Size .15" [3mm]

Found in Costa Rica at elevations around 850 meters as a small sized, warm growing epiphtye with erect, slender ramicauls enveloped completely by 5 to 8, lepanthiform sheaths and carrying a single, apical, wavy margined, lanceolate, shortly acuminate, gradually narrows below into the cuneate base leaf that blooms in the winter on a few, .8" [2 cm] long, successively single, several flowered inflorescence holding the flower on the front of the leaf.

SynonymsReferences W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR CHECKED Type OK; *Repert. Sp. Nov. Regni. Veg. Beih. 19: 151. Costa Rica Schlechter 1923

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