Bipinnula gabriel P.A.Bravo & G.M.Baeza 2014 Photo by P.A.Bravo et G.M.Baeza and The Epidendra Website

Full SunCold LATE Winter EARLYSpring

Common Name Gabriel's Bipinnula [both authors Chilenan son current]

Flower Size 2" [5 cm]

Found in central Chile near the coast at elevations around 45 meters as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a pseudorosette of narrowly linear to narrowly lanceolate, acute, entire margin, semi-fleshy, somewhat conduplicate at the central nerve, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the late winter and early spring on a terminal, erect, to 24" [60 cm] long, 10 to 15 flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Gayana Bot. 71(1): 133136. P.A.Bravo et G.M.Baeza 2014 drawing/photo fide; Orchid Digest Vol 76 #1 2012 photo fide;