Lepathes sp.

Photo by Jay Pfahl

Common Name

Flower Size .04" [1 mm]

Found in Jardin Colombia in full sun on small mossy trees at elevations around 2800 meters as a super-mini-miniature sized cold growing epiphyte. The entire plant was less than 3/8" in circumference. Too bad the flower was not open.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;