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Rhynchostele beloglossa

Rhynchostele beloglossa

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Cymbidieae
SubTribe: Oncidiinae
Genus: Rhynchostele
Species: Rhync. beloglossa
Alliance:
Binomial name
Rhyncostele beloglossa
(Rchb. f.) Dressler & N.H. Williams 2003


Rhynchostele beloglossa is an epiphytic orchid from the genus Rhynchostele.

DescriptionEdit

Plant blooms from spring to summer with four to five fragrant flowers.

DistributionEdit

Plants are found growing on oak, pine and cypress trees in Mexico, Belize, Guiatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua and Costa Rica at elevations of 700 to 2000 meters.

CultureEdit

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.

NamingEdit

Common name: The Beautiful Lip Rhynchostele

SynonymsEdit

  1. Amparoa costaricensis Schltr. 1923
  2. Amparoa helleri Hamer 1982
  3. *Odontoglossum beloglossum Rchb. f. 1868
  4. Amparoa beloglossa (Rchb. f.) Schltr. 1923

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