Epidendrum-baezense-2020-01-30***Confirmed as Epidendrum hymenodes, Lindl., not Epi. baezense (Jun 2020); identified with the help of Dr. Eric Hagstater who stated, "Epi. hymenodes is a very singular species, unlike any other"; this plant is an identical match to the Epi. hymenodes described, along with a photo and drawing in Icones Orchidacearum 16 (1), 2018, Plate  1626; a matching photo can also be found in the IOSPE.***                           

Judging Center: PNWJC

Award Number: 20205457

Award Date: January 28, 2020

Awarded As: Epidendrum baezense

Epidendrum baezense Hágsater & Dodson, Icon. Orchid. 2: t. 111 (1993).
This name is accepted.

Plant > Overall length of growth/cane: 30 cm

Plant Leaf > number of leaves per growth or cane: 6-9

Plant > Leaf Length: 14 cm

Plant > Leaf Width: 1 cm

Plant > Leaf Margin: entire

Plant > Leaf Shape: linear, distichous, lanceolate

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Length: reed-like canes to 30 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Width: 0.2 cm

Inflorescence > Overall Length: 8 cm

Inflorescence > Arrangement: pendent, lax

Inflorescence > Ovary Length: 1 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Width: 0.25 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Shape: slightly arched

Inflorescence > Ovary Color: green

Inflorescence > Ovary Texture: glabrous, shiny

Flower Natural Spread Length: 4.0 cm

Flower Natural Spread Width: 1.5 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 1.8 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 0.5 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 1.6

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 0.2

Flower > Petals Length: 1.8 cm

Flower > Petals Width: 0.2 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 2.0 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 1.4 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch> characters of lip (calli, spurs, keels, etc.): side lobes adnate to column

Flower > Column Length: 1.2 cm

Flower > Column Width: 0.35

Flower > Column Color: light green

Flower > Anther Cap Color: light green



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