Vert / Width
Horizontal / Length
Lip / Pouch
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.
Epidendrum sophronitis, award 20151911, has been
determined to be Epidendrum rhodovandoides
by STIF (May 2015).