Dracula nigritella


Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Dracula
Species: Drac. nigritella
Binomial name
Dracula nigritella
Luer 2002

Dracula nigritella is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Dracula.


The plants of Dracula nigritella are nearly similar to those of Dracula anthracina but differing by having shorter sepals and a darker inflorescence.


Plants are found growing in Ecuador. Fist place of discovery was Mindo (Province Pinchincha)


Keep plant in partial shade to total shade. Plant can be grown in cold to cool conditions. Pot the plant in fine bark with perlite or sphagnum moss or on mounted. Water regularly and keep potting media moist.


Common Names: The black Dracula

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