GROUP Recurvatum is characterized by the caespitose, sympodial habit, the several leaves distributed towards the apex of the cane-like stem, apical inflorescence without any spathe, racemose to paniculate, the flowers always oriented towards the apex of the rachis, petals narrower than the sepals, and the entire lip ecallose with parallel ribs down the middle.

  1. Epidendrum recurvatum Lindl. 1845

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Orchidacearum 17(1) Plate 1791 Hagsater & Jimenez 2019 see recognition section; Icones Orchidacearum 18(2) Plate 1890 Hagsater & Jimenez 2021 see recognition section