Stelis pendulata O.Duque 2010 publ. 2011 Drawing by © Carl Luer and The Epidendra Website

Common Name The Pendulous Inflorescence Stelis

Flower Size

Found in Antioquia Colombia without locational data as a small sized epiphyte with pendent, slender ramicauls enveloped by 3 to 4 fibrous sheaths and carrying a single, apical, erect, coriaceous, narrowly ellipitc, acute, cuneate below into the short petiolate base leaf that blooms on 1 to 2, pendent, loose, 3.2 to 4" [8 to 10 cm] long including the very short peduncle, mostly simultaneously several flowered inflorescence arising through a spathe below the apex of the ramicaul with infundibular floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , *Orquideología 27(2): 135, 141-143 Duque 2010 drawing fide;