Eriopsis is a small orchid genus that includes fourteen species
Plants are found from Costa Rica to Peru and Brazil.
Plants in this genus have dark and hard cylindrical bulbs and flowers with 2 pollina.
Keep plant in intermediate to warm temperatures. Keep plant in shade to moderate light. Potting media should not be allowed to dry out. Keep moist but not soggy. Water about every five to seven days. Plants should be potted in a well drain mix with medium fir bark with some perlite or in tree fern fibers. Plant is best grown in a basket
This genus was named after its similarities to the genus Eria.
- Pseuderiopsis Rchb.f 1850