Telipogon storkii Ames & C. Schweinf. 1930

Another Flower

Inflorescence Photos by Bogarin/Pupulin, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR

Full ShadeFall

Common Name Stork's Telipogon [American original collector of species 1900's]

Flower Size .2" [5 mm] The photo with the measurement is incorrect, the flower is small not large

Found in Costa Rica as a small sized epiphyte with a decumbent, woody stem mostly concealed by leaf-bearing sheaths and carrying small, distichous, oblong-elliptic, rugose, coriaceous, mid-nerve dorsally carinate leaves that blooms in the fall on a terete, glabrous, arcuate, racemose, 7.4" [18.5 cm] long, 6 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Telipogon storkii subsp. magnificus Dodson & R.Escobar 1987

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; AOS Bulletin Vol 72 No 2 2003 photo; *An. Jard. Bot. Madrid 65(1): 93. 2008.