Odontoglossum cristatum is an epiphytic orchid from the genus Odontoglossum.
Plants bloom from spring to fall with many 5 cm wide flowers.
Plants are found in the cloud forest of Colombia and Ecuador at elevations of 1500 to 2600 meters
Grow in cool to intermediate conditions with moderate light. Water the plant right before the potting mix starts to dry. Plants should be potted in a well drain medium such as medium fir bark.
Common name: The Yellow-Purple Odontoglossum
- Oncidium cristatum Beer 1854