Epidendrum yaracuyense Carnevali & G.A.Romero 2000 GROUP Difforme TYPE Drawing by Dunsterville

Common Name The Yaracuy Epidendrum [A state in Venezuela where the type species was found]

Flower Size 2" [5 cm]

Found in Yaracuy state of Venezuela at elevations around 800 to 1000 meters as a miniature to small sized, warm growing epiphyte with an erect, laterrally flattened, fractiflex, stem enveloped completely by leaf sheath bases carrying light green, at times rather dirty, in aspect, not thick, very rigid, sharp keeled, sharp margined, generally minutely apiculate leaves that bloosm on a terminal, on a maturing stem, in groups of three or fourarising through a thin, pale, green bract, well concealed within the uppermost leaf, single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchids Venezuela, ed. 2: 1135 G.A.Romero & G.Carnevali, 2000 drawing fide;