Stelis salomonica O.Duque 2010 publ. 2011

Type Drawing Photo/Drawing by Duque and The Epidendra Website

Common Name Salomon's Stelis [Sr. Murillo Colombian Original collector of species Current]

Flower Size

Found in Choco' Colombia at elevations under 100 meters as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with erect ramicauls enveloped by 2 tubular sheaths and carrying a single, apical, erect, coriaceous, narrowly elliptical, acute, cuneate below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms on an erect, spiraling, to 4.6" [to 11.5 cm] long including the short peduncle, mostly simultaneously many flowered inflorescence arising through a conduplicate spathe with obliquely cucullate, apiculate floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , *Orquideología 27(2): 156, 158, 160-161 Duque 2010 drawing fide