Telipogon farfanii Nauray & A. Galán 2008 Photos by © Salinas, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR

Full ShadeColdfallwinter

Common Name Farfani's Telipogon [Peruvian Biologist and original collector of Species current]

Flower Size 1.6 to 2.1" [to 5.3 cm]

Found in Peru in cold cloud forests at elevations of 3450 to 3500 meters as a small sized, cold growing epiphyte with a stem carrying a few basal, oblanceolate to lanceolate, acuminate leaves that blooms in the fall and winter on an erect to recurved, compressed, 4" [10 cm] long, successively single, 1 to 3 flowered inflorescence with an ovate-triangular, acuminate, dorsally carinate, floral bract


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; *An. Jard. Bot. Madrid 65(1): 80. 2008. .