Telipogon ardeltianus Braas 1981

Side View Of Flower Photos by Rodrigo Escobar and The Epidendra Website


Common Name The ? Telipogon

Flower Size

Found in Costa Rica in very wet, pluvial and cloud forests at elevations of 1800 to 3200 meters as a miniature to small sized, cold growing epiphyte with caespitose ramicauls carrying a elliuptic,subfalcate leaves that blooms in the late spring and fall on a terminal, to 4.8" [12 cm] long, 3 to 11 flowered inflorescecnce carrying yellow to yellow brown, resupinate flowers with brownish stripes


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica Vol 3 Hammel, Grayum, Herrera and Zamora 2003;