Epidendrum rhizomaniacum

Epidendrum rhizomaniacum

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Laeliinae
Genus: Epidendrum
Species: Epi. rhizomaniacum
Binomial name
Epidendrum rhizomaniacum
Rchb. f. 1878

Epidendrum rhizomaniacum is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Epidendrum.


Plant blooms at any season with two 2.5 cm wide flowers.


Plant is found growing in the cloud forest of western Ecuador at elevations of 250 to 1600 meters


Plants grow in cool to 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.


Common Names: The Rhizome Epidendrum

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