Epidendrum alejandroi Archila & Chiron 2011 GROUP Nocturnum SUBGROUP Nocturnum

TYPE Drawing by Archila & Chiron and The Epidendra Website


Common Name Alejandro's Epidendrum [Senor Castaneda Sanchez Mexican Orchid Enthusiast]

Flower Size 2.4" [6 cm]

Found in Guatemala at elevations around 400 meters as a mini-miniature to small sized, hot growing epiphyte with erect canes carrying flat, alternate, elliptic, petiolate base leaves that blooms in the later spring on a terminal, short, few flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Richardiana 6(4): 185.Archila & Chiron 2011 drawing fide