Dalbergaria ebumea

How to Cite

Wiehler, H. (1981). NEW SPECIES AND NAME CHANGES IN NEOTROPICAL GESNERIACEAE. Selbyana, 5(3/4), 378–384. Retrieved from


Epiphytic, perennial herb or subshrub; stems erect, ascending, or spreading, rarely branching, to 1.2 m tall, 1-1.5 cm in diam., green, near the base and older stems tan, hirsute, the internodes 3-8 cm long; leaf pairs very unequal, the petiole of the larger leaf 1-1'$ mm long, green, hirsute, the lamina of the larger leaf oblanceolate, 20-30 x 7-8 cm, acuminate, crenulate-serrulate to subentire, oblique, shiny dark green above, light green and with a red apex below, but often also with red margins,. red blotches, or almost completely red below, both surfaces hirsute, the secondary pairs of veins 14-16, the lamrna of the smaller leaf similar, ca. 3-6 x 2-2.5 cm


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