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Epidendrum coriifolium

Epidendrum coriifolium

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Laeliinae
Genus: Epidendrum
Species: Epi. coriifolium
Alliance:
Binomial name
Epidendrum coriifolium
Lindl. 1851


Epidendrum coriifolium is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Epidendrum.

DescriptionEdit

Plant blooms in the winter with several 4 to 5 cm flowers. Flowers have an unpleasant fragrance.

DistributionEdit

Plant is found in wet montane forest from Chipas, Mexico through Central Ameriaca, to Peru, Bolivia and Venezuela at at 350 to 1500 meters.

CultureEdit

Plants grow in warm conditions and can be grown in medium size fir bark with perlite. Plant prefers drying periods between watering and bright light is recommended. Lengthen drying period a bit in the winter.

VaritiesEdit

ImageNameDescription
Epi. coriifolium Epidendrum coriifolium variant Petals and sepals are green, Lip is green

NamingEdit

Common Names: The Leather-Like Leaf Epidendrum

SynonymsEdit

  1. Epidendrum fuscopurpureum Schltr. 1922
  2. Epidendrum imitans Schltr. 1921
  3. Epidendrum magnibracteatum Ames 1922
  4. Epidendrum palmense Ames 1923
  5. Epidendrum subviolascens Schltr. 1923

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