The genus Epidendrum (Epi) contains 1000 known species through out tropical Americas and the Caribbean. Extremely varied.
Epidendrum rigidum grows in Florida and extends south through Central America and all along the eastern side of South America in a wide variety of tropical, low altitude conditions. It is cool to hot growing and blooms spring and fall.
03/22/2011 - Added to collection.
TRIBE: Epidendreae SUBTRIBE: Laeliinae