Epidendrum laterale 'Emerald Garden' CBR/AOS

Epidendrum laterale 'Emerald Garden' CBR/AOS - Photo by Richard Lindberg

Epidendrum laterale grows in Costa Rica and Panama and into Colombia. It grows very tropical in humid, warm to hot conditions at low elevations. It is fragrant and the flowers are reasonably long lasting. The genus Epidendrum (Epi) contains 1000 known species through out tropical Americas and the Caribbean. Extremely varied.