Oncidium tenuipes Kraenzl. 1916

photo by Rolando 2009 and his Flickr Orchid Photo Website

part Shade Warm Cold summer

Common Name The Delicate Column Foot Oncidium

Flower Size

Found in Mexico and Guatemala in humid pine/oak forests as a medium sized, warm to cold growing epiphyte with an elongate pseudobulb carrying a single, apical leaf that blooms in the summer on an axillary, to 3.4" [1 meter] long, many flowered inflorescence

CAUTION!!! I have no way of verifying this determination so please use with extreme caution!!!!


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Guia de Orquideas de Chiapas Carlos Rommel Beutelspacher Baigts 2013 photo; Algunas Orquideas de Mexico Tomo 1 Suarez 2013 photo fide; Orchid Genera and Species in Guatemala Archila, Szlachchetko, Chiron, Lipinska, Mystkowska and Bertolini 2018