Stenia glatzii Neudecker and Gerlach 2000

Another Angle Photo by © Guenther Gerlach, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR

Common Name Glatz' Stenia [Ecuadorian first Collector of Species current]

Flower Size 2.8" [7 cm]

Found in Ecuador at elevations of 800 meters as a miniature to small sized, warm growing epiphyte with a highly reduced ste carrying elliptical, arranged in a fan-shape, prominent mid vein, acute leaves that blooms off and on throughout the year on a 2" [5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; *Orquideología Vol 21 #3 pg 259. 2000 drawing/photo fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 44-45 pg 2763 - 2898 Brieger 2001; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008