Common Name: Andersson's Epidendrum
Habitat: Bolivia, Columbia, Ecuador, and Peru. Epidendrum anderssonii is a terrestrial orchid species that grows in cool, moist mountain habitats between 2600 to 2700 meters in elevation.
Plant Size: Large. The plants have upright cane-like stems clothed with many leaves. The stems can develop branches.
Flower Size: Tiny. 0.5 cm
Flower Description: Flowers are produced on short flower stems at the tip of the canes. A few flowers are produced on each stem.
Bloom Season: Blooms throughout the year.
Growing Temperature: Cool
Additional Information: This species was named in honor of Mr. Andersson who is a collector of Ecuadorian orchid species.
Synonyms: Epidendrum inamoenum var. robustum