Masdevallia caloptera is a species in the Masdevallia genus.
Plant blooms in the winter with two to nine 2 cm wide flowers.
Plant is found growing in the primary moist forest of Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru at elevations of 1800 to 2600 meters
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.
Common Name: The Beautiful-Winged Masdevallia
- Masdevallia biflora Regel 1891
- Spilotantha caloptera (Rchb.f.) Luer 2006