Chondroscaphe dabeibaensis P.A. Harding 2008

Photo by Jay Pfahl


Common Name or Meaning The Dabeiba Chondroscaphe [A town in Antioquia department of Colombia]

Flower Size 1.4" [3.5 cm]

Newly found in Colombia and Ecuador at elevations of 1400 to 1600 meters as a small to medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with a few narrow leaves that blooms on and off throughout the year on a lateral, 4" [10 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orquideologia Vol 25 #2 2008 drawing/photo fide; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008 photo good; Orchids, A Colombian Treasure Vol 1 Ortiz & Uribe 2014 photo fide;