Chondroscaphe eburnea (Dressler) Dressler 2001

Another Angle Photos by Lankester Botanical Garden, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR


Common Name The Ivory-Colored Chondroscaphe

Flower Size 1.5" [3.75 cm]

Found in Panama in cloud forests on the Pacific slopes at elevations around 800 to 1000 meters as a small to medium sized, warm growing epiphyte without pseduobulbs and carrying 3 to 4, narrowly oblanceolate, acuminate, acute, conduplicate below leaves that blooms in the late spring and early summer on a basal, 2" [5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence occuring


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; Orchidee 34(6): 224. 1983 as Chondrorhyncha eburnea; Rudolf Schlechter Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 26 1584 - 1648 Brieger 1992 as Chondrorhynchya eburnea drawing hmm; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008 photo ist photo fide, 2nd good; Orchid Digest Vol 73 #1 Pupulin & Dressler 2009 drawing/photo fide;