Gongora truncata is an orchid species found in Central America.
Plants are found in the dense woodland forest of Mexico, Belize and Guatemala at elevations of 180 to 850 meters
Plant blooms from spring to summer with fifteen to forty 5 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 Supported Gongora
- Gongora donckelaariana Lem. 1858
- Gongora truncata var. donckelaariana Lem. 1848