Pityphyllum laricinum (Kraenzl.) Schltr. 1920Photo by Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name Pine Needle-Shaped Pityphyllum

Flower Size 1/8" [.15 cm]

Found in Ecuador and Peru at elevations around 2000 meters as a minature sized, cold growing epiphyte that blooms in the spring.

Synonyms *Maxillaria laricina Kraenzl. 1916

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen lieferung 29 Schlechter/Brieger 1994 photo fide;