Encyclia guatemalensis

Encyclia guatemalensis

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Laeliinae
Genus: Encyclia
Species: Encycl. guatemalensis
Binomial name
Encyclia guatemalensis
(Withner) Hamer 1985

Encyclia guatemalensis is a plant in the genus Encyclia.


Plant blooms from spring to summer with several 3 cm wide flowers. Flowers are fragrant.


Plant is found growing in the oak and deciduous forest of Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua at elevations of 330 meters


Plants grow in intermediate to warm conditions and can be grown in medium size fir bark with perlite. Plant prefers drying periods between watering and bright light is recommended. Lengthen drying period a bit in the winter.


Common Name: The Guatemalan Encyclia


  1. Epidendrum dickinsonianum Withner 1970
  2. Encyclia dickinsoniana (Withner) Hamer, 1985

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