Brassia cochleata is an epiphytic orchid from the genus Brassia.
Plants bloom in the spring with seven to eleven 5 cm wide flowers.
Plants are found growing in French Guiana, Suriname, Guyana, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Brazil at elevations of 265 to 1200 meters
Grow in warm conditions with moderate light. Water the plant right before the potting mix starts to dry. Plants should be potted in a well drain medium such as medium fir bark.
Common name: The twisted Brassia
- Brassia angusta Lindl. 1844
- Brassia lawrenceana Lindl. 1841
- Oncidium lawrenceanum (Lindl.) Rchb. f. 1864
- Oncidium lawrenceanum var. angustum (Lindl.) Rchb. f. :