Trichopilia rostrata

Trichopilia rostrata

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Cymbidieae
SubTribe: Oncidiinae
Genus: Trichopilia
Species: Trpla. rostrata
Binomial name
Trichopilia rostrata
Rchb.f. 1872

Trichopilia rostrata is an epiphytic orchid from the genus Trichopilia.


Plants bloom from winter to spring with four to five 4.5 cm wide flowers.


Plants are found growing in Colombia and western Ecuador at elevations of 400 to 2400 meters


Grow plants in cool temperatures in partial shade. Water plant when mix drys. During the winter give plants a slight dryout between waterings. Water approximately once a week. Reduce watering during the winter season. Pot with medium fir bark.


Common name: The Beaked Trichopilia

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