Peristeria ephippium Rchb.f. 1883 Photo by Lourens Grobler

Part ShadeHot

Common Name The Saddle-Like Peristeria

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Colombia as a large sized, hot growing epiphyte

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 6 COS 1998 photo ok; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 39 pg 2437 - 2500 Brieger 2000 photo fide; Orchid Species of Peru Zelenko & Bermudez 2009 as P sp, as P lindenii, as P pendula photos fide