Medium sized epiphyte. Pseudobulbs to 6 cm long, elongating with age. Leaves straplike, to 20 cm long, to 5 cm wide. Flowers to 2.5 cm wide; most of year. Labellum almost round, yellow streaked with crimson at base. Syn. Epidendrum sanguineum Sw.
Jamaica and Cuba.
Source: (2005). Orchidaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 5. Flowering plants. Monocotyledons. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.