Pachyphyllum falcifolium Rchb.f., 1876 SECTION Capitulum Photo by Alexander Hirtz

Full shade Cool Cold

Common Name The Peperomia-Like Pachyphyllum

Flower Size

Found in Ecuador and Peru at elevations of 1500 to 3200 meters as a miniature to small sized, cool to cold growing epiphyte.

Synonyms Fernandezia falcifolia (Rchb.f.) M.W.Chase 2011


W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Ecuadorian Orchids Vol 4 Dodson 2003 drawing fide; Orchids of Peru Zelenko & Bermudez 2009 photo fide pg 267 loweer left only; Orquidseas de Zamora Chinchipe Pomo 1 Epidendroideae Jimenez 7 Hijo 2014 photo not;