Gongora portentosa is an orchid species found in Central America.
Plants are found in the montane forest of Colombia, Ecuador and Peru at elevations around 100 meters.
Plant blooms in the spring with many 8.75 cm wide flowers. Flowers are fragrant.
Plants are usually grown in wooden baskets in partial shade. Use a well drain potting media such as medium fir bark with perlite, tree fern fibers, or sphagnum moss. Keep area humid and grow in warm temperatures. Keep mix moist but not dry.
Common Name: The Bizarre Gongora