Lepanthes ribes

Lepanthes ribes

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Lepanthes
Species: Lths. ribes
Binomial name
Lepanthes ribes
Luer 1976

Lepanthes ribes is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Lepanthes.


Plant can bloom in any season with several 1 cm flowers.


Plant is found growing on trees and on the forest floor in Colombia and Ecuador at elevations of 1400 to 2400 meters


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


Lepanthes ribes alba Lepanthes quadricornis var. alba sephal are pale. lip is pale.
Lepanthes ribes xanthinum Lepanthes quadricornis var. xanthinum sephal is yellow and lip is yellow.


Common Names:The Ribes-Like Flower Lepanthes

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.