Telipogon butcheri Dodson & R.Escobar 1993 SECTION Taeniorhachis

Plant and Flowers Photos by C Ron Griesbeck courtesy of Yoshi Nomura and his Not So Green Thumb OrchidPages

Full ShadeWarmCool

Common Name Butcher's Telipogon

Flower Size

Found in Panama at elevations around 1500 meters as a miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with a short sterm completely enveloped by leaf-bearing sheaths and carrying several, narrowly elliptic, acute, conduplicate base leaves that blooms on an erect, several flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Stellilabium butcheri Dressler 1999

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 44-45 pg 2763 - 2898 Brieger 2001 as Stellilabium butcheri; AOS Bulletin Vol 72 No 2 2003 photo;