Lepanthes discolor

Lepanthes discolor

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Lepanthes
Species: Lths. discolor
Binomial name
Lepanthes discolor
Luer & R. Escobar 1988

Lepanthes discolor is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Lepanthes.


Plant blooms in late summer with a single successive .75 cm flower.


Plant is found in the cloud forest of Colombia at 2400 meters in elevation.


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


Common Names: The Different Colored Lepanthes

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