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Lepanthes caloura

Lepanthes caloura

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Lepanthes
Species: Lths. caloura
Alliance:
Binomial name
Lepanthes caloura
Luer & Hirtz 1987


Lepanthes caloura is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Lepanthes.

DescriptionEdit

Plant blooms from winter to spring with several successive 5mm flowers.

DistributionEdit

Plant is found in the cloud forest of south eastern Ecuador at elevations of 1300 to 1900 meters.

CultureEdit

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

NamingEdit

Common Names: The Beautiful Tailed Lepanthes

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