Telipogon personatus Dressler 2006

Side View of Flower Photos by Maduro & Olmos and The EpidendraWebsite

Full Shade Cold SummerEARLY Fall

Common Name The Mask Wearing Telipogon

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in Chiriqui Panama at elevations of 2100 to 2200 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cold growing epiphyte with several, narrowly oblanceolate, acute leaves that blooms in the summer and early fall on a terminal or axillary, to 6" [15 cm] long, successively few flowered inflorescence with ovate, acuminate, carinate floral bracts and carrying non-resupinate flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *J. Orchideenfreund 13(3): 214-216. 2006 Dressler photo fide