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Lepanthes edwardsii

Lepanthes edwardsii

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Lepanthes
Species: Lths. edwardsii
Alliance:
Binomial name
Lepanthes edwardsii
Ames 1933


Lepanthes edwardsii is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Lepanthes.

DescriptionEdit

Plant blooms at anytime of the year with three to seven 1.7 cm wide successive flowers.

DistributionEdit

Plant is found growing in Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica at elevations of 1300 to 1500 meters

CultureEdit

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

NamingEdit

Common Names:Edwards' Lepanthes

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