Odontoglossum sceptrum is an epiphytic orchid from the genus Odontoglossum.
Plants blooms in the spring with around sixteen 7.5 cm wide flowers. Flowers are slightly fragrant.
Plants are found in the cloud forest of Colombia at elevations around 2350 to 2800 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 Sceptre Bearing Odontoglossum
- Odontoglossum masereelianum Rchb.f. 1888
- Odontoglossum sceptrum var. masereelianum (Rchb.f.) Bockemühl 1987
- Odontoglossum schlimii Linden & Rchb.f. 1854