Epidendrum theodori Schltr. 1922 GROUP Andean SUBGROUP Soratae TYPE Drawing by Schlechter

Partial shade Cool Summer

Common Name Theodor's Epidendrum [Herzog, German Orchid Collector early 1900's]

Flower Size

Found in Sant Cruz Bolivia at elevations around 1800 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte with erect, branching, filiform, flexuous stems carrying 3 to 4, towards the apex, ereect-patent, ligulate, acute leaves that blooms in the summer on a terminal, arcuate-deflexed, peduncle thin, 1 to 1.2" [2.5 to 3 cm] long, few bracted, densely 5 to 8 flowered inflorescence with lanceolate acute floral bracts.

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 10: 46 Schlechter 1922; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 10: 71 Bolivia Schlechter 1922; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. Figuren -Atlas 57: 542 Schlechter 1929 drawing fide;

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