Stelis potpourri Luer 2009 SECTION StelisDrawing by Carl Luer and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common NameThe Mixture Stelis [refers to the various morphological features]

Flower Size .12" [3 mm]

Found in Morona-Santiago Ecuador at elevations around 3000 meters as a small sized, cold growing epiphyte with erect, stout, fascicled ramicauls and carrying a single, apical, erect, coriaceous, elliptical, subacute, cuneate below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms in the fall on an erect, congested, secund, 9.2" [23 cm] long including the .8" [2 cm] long peduncle, mostly simultaneously many flowered inflorescence arising through a spathe from an annulus below the apex of the ramicaul with oblique, acute floral bracts.

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References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , *Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol XXX Luer 2009 drawing fide;

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