Epidendrum sophronitis determined to be Epidendrum rhodovandoides

Epidendrum sophronitis determined to be Epidendrum rhodovandoides























































Vert / Width


Horizontal / Length


Natural Spread


0.8


1.0


Dorsal Sepal


0.4


0.6


Petals


0.2


0.4


Lateral Sepals


0.4


0.4


Lip / Pouch


0.4


0.5

















Description: 10 flowers and no buds emerging from leaf axis
at base of 7 growth plant, growing in wet moss in a 5cm plastic pot; plant
5.5cm wide by 3.5cm tall; leaves 2.0cm long by 0.3cm wide, distichously
arranged, conduplicate, 0.2cm thick; flowers flat nonresupinate, star shaped, concolor
deep mahogany red; petals and lip margins slightly hirsute; substance very
firm; texture waxy. Plant from Colombia. Provisional.





20151911 PNW

Epidendrum sophronitis, award 20151911, has been
determined to be Epidendrum rhodovandoides
by STIF (May 2015).


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