~?Trichoceros parviflorus H.B.K. 1816 - See Trichoceros antennifer [Humb. & Bonpl.] Kunth 1816 Photo courtesy of Allen Black.

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Common Name The Small Flowered Trichoceros

Flower Size under 1 1/4" [2.5 to 3 cm]

Found from Colombia to Bolivia at elevations of 1800 to 3000 meters on steep mossy slopes in misty cloud forests and is said to be synomonous with T. antennifera. It is a cool to cold growing epiphyte that blooms on a 12 to 16" [30 to 40 cm] long inflorescence occuring in the spring through the winter.

Synonyms Otia Botanica Hamburgensia Rchb.f 1878; AOS Bulletin Vol 27 No 4 1958 photo; AOS Bulletin Vol 31 No 8 1962 photo; AOS Bulletin Vol 57 No 2 1988 photo;

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