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Masdevallia rafaeliana

Masd. rafaeliana

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Masdevallia
Species: Masd. rafaeliana
Alliance:
Binomial name
Masdevallia rafaeliana
Luer 1979


Masdevallia rafaeliana is a species in the Masdevallia genus.

DescriptionEdit

Plant blooms in the spring with three to eight 2.3 cm flowers.

DistributionEdit

Plant is found in growing in the wet montane forest of Costa Rica and Panama at elevations of 1500 to 3000 meters

CultureEdit

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

NamingEdit

Common Name: Rafael's Masdevallia

SynonymsEdit

  1. Spilotantha rafaeliana (Luer) Luer 2006

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