Scaphyglottis condorana Dodson 1998 Photo by © Alexander Hirtz

TYPE Drawing Drawing by © Dodson and The Epidendra Website

Deep shade Cool Summer

Common Name The Cordillera del Condor Scaphyglottis [Mountain range of southeastern Ecuador]

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Zamora-Chinchipe Ecuador at elevations of 1300 to 1500 meters as a medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with superposed stems terminating in 2, su-opposite, erect spreading, oblong, obtuse, minutely bilobulate apically, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the summer and fall on a terminal, short, racemose, succcessively single flowered inflorescence arising through congested spathe.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orquideología 21(1): 7 Dodson 1998 drawing fide;