Lepanthes poasensis

Lepanthes poasensis

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Lepanthes
Species: Lths. poasensis
Binomial name
Lepanthes poasensis
Luer 1995

Lepanthes poasensis is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Lepanthes.


Plant blooms in the winter with a single successive 5mm wide flower.


Plant is found growing in the primary forest of Costa Rica at elevations of 2400 to 2600 meters


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


Common Names:The Vocan Poas Lepanthes

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