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Lepanthes lindleyana

Lepanthes lindleyana

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Lepanthes
Species: Lths. lindleyana
Alliance:
Binomial name
Lepanthes lindleyana
Oerst. & Rchb.f. 1858


Lepanthes lindleyana is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Lepanthes.

DescriptionEdit

Plant blooms in the winter with a single 3mm wide flower.

DistributionEdit

Plant is found growing in the cloud forest of Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia to Venezuela at elevations of 1400 to 2200

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:Lindley's Lepanthes

SynonymsEdit

  1. Lepanthes exasperata Ames & C.Schweinf. 1925
  2. Lepanthes lindleyana var. angustifolia Ames, F.T.Hubb. & C.Schweinf. 1934
  3. Lepanthes lindleyana var. major Ames, F.T. Hubb. & C. Schweinf. 1934
  4. Lepanthes micrantha Ames 1923

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