Found in Costa Rica in shady moist cloud forest at elevations of 1100 to 1900 meters as a large sized, warm growing epiphyte with erect, stout ramicauls enveloped basally by 2 close, tubular sheaths and another on the lower half and carrying a single, apical, suberect to spreading, coriaceous, avate, acute, acuminate, basally sessile and deeply cordate leaf that blooms in the winter on a fascile of successive single flowered inflorescence arising through a narrow spathe and holding the flower against the leaf base.
This individual was found in a Premontane Rainforest at 1300 m a.s.l.
Lat: 10.22, Long: -84.67
Spotted on Oct 31, 2018
Submitted on Nov 1, 2018
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