Epidendrum purpureum Barb.Rodr. 1877

Comparison photo showing parents and offspring

Flowers in situ Brazil Photos by Sylvio Rodrigues Pereira and his Sylvio Orquideas Flickr Website

Part shade Spring

Common Name The Purple Epidendrum

Flower Size

Found in Rio de Janiero state of Brazil as a natural hybrid between E. denticulatum and E. orchidiflorum and blooms in the spring in Brazil .

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

Synonyms Epidendrum ormindoi F.E.L.Miranda 1993

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;