ORIGIN: Found in Panama at elevations around 1000 meters.
DESCRIPTION: Miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with slender, more or less horizontal ramicauls enveloped by a tubular sheath below the middle and 2 to 3 others at the base and carrying a single apical, horizontal, coriaceous, lightly suffused with purple, narrowly ovate, acute shallowly cordate and sessile base leaf that blooms in the winter on a successively single flowered inflorescence arising through a reclining spathe and has the peduncle concealed within and has a tubular floral bract.
FLOWER SIZE: 0.2 inches [5 mm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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