Liparis ramosa Poepp. & Endl. 1836 Photo by Jorge Mazzotti and the Go to Peru Website

Common Name The Branched Liparis

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Ecuador and Peru in wet cloud forests at elevations of 1000 to 2650 meters as a cool to cold growing terrestrial that blooms in the winter and spring

Synonyms Leptorkis ramosa (Poepp. & Endl.) Kuntze 1891

References W3 Tropicos Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Peru Schweinfurth Vol 2 1959; Icones Planetarum Tropicarum Plate 934 Dodson 1984 drawing not; Icones Orchidacearum Peruviarum Plate 277 Bennett & Christenson 1995 drawing ok; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 6 COS 1998 photo fide; Native Ecuadorian Orchids Vol 3 Dodson 2002 photo ok;