Porroglossum tokachii Luer 1994 SUBGENUS Porroglossum SECTION Tortae 1987 Drawing by Carl Luer and The Epidendra Website

Common Name Tokachi's Porroglossum [American Discoverer of species current]

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Peru at elevations around 2000 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool to cold growing epiphyte with blackish, erect, slender ramicauls enveloped by 2 to 3 tubular sheaths and carrying a single, apical, erect to suberect, rigidly coriaceous, subverrucose, ellitpical, obtuse t orounded cuneate below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms in the winter on a erect, smooth, slender, [8 cm] long, successively few flowered inflorescence arsing from low on the ramicaul with 3, close, distant bracts and tubular, imbricating floral bracts.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XI Luer 1994 drawing fide;