Masdevallia cupularis

Masdevallia cupularis

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Masdevallia
Species: Masd. cupularis
Binomial name
Masdevallia cupularis
Rchb. f. 1866

Masdevallia cupularis is a species in the Masdevallia genus.


Plant blooms from late summer to early fall with a single 2.5 cm wide flower.


Plant is found growing in Costa Rica at elevations of 1700 to 2200 meters


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


Common Name: The Little Cup Masdevallia


  1. Alaticaulia cupularis (Rchb. f.) Luer 2006
  2. Masdevallia odontochila Schlechter 1910
  3. Masdevallia reflexa Schlechter 1923
  4. Reichantha cupularis (Rchb.f.) Luer 2006

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