Masdevallia xanthina is a species in the Masdevallia genus.
Plant blooms at any time of the year with a single 17 cm wide flower.
Plant is found in growing in the damp montane forest of Colombia, Ecuador and Peru at elevations of 1500 to 2800 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. Plant can also be mounted
|Masdevallia xanthina subsp. klabochorum||Sepals are white, Lip is white|
|Masdevallia xanthina variant||Sepals are white with yellow centers, Lip is white|
Common Name: The Yellow Masdevallia
- Masdevallia pallida (Woolward) Luer 1978
- Masdevallia xanthina var. pallida Woolward 1896
- Masdevallia xanthina subsp. pallida (Woolward) Luer 1988