Telipogon ampliflorus C. Schweinf. 1938 Photo by Dr. Marquis Hodes

Common Name The Broad-Blooming Telipogon

Flower Size

A cold growing, cloud forest epiphyte found in dense oak and bamboo forest at altitudes of 2000 to 2200 meters in Costa Rica and Panama that blooms on an erect, terminal, racemose, one to several flowered inflorescence

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 72 No 2 2003 photo; Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica Vol 3 Hammel, Grayum, Herrera and Zamora 2003;