Epidendrum fastigiatum Lindl. 1853 GROUP Pseudepidendrum SUBGROUP Paniculatum

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Common Name The Pointed Epidendrum

Flower Size

Found in west central Colombia at elevations of 2400 to 2750 meters as a large sized, cold growing epiphyte that blooms in the spring on a terminal, many flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Orchidacearum 18(2) Plate 1868 Hagsater & Jimenez 2021 see recognition section