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Zootrophion gracilentum

Zootrophion gracilentum

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Zootrophion
Species: Ztrphn. gracilentum
Alliance:
Binomial name
Zootrophion gracilentum
(Rchb.f.) Luer 1982


Zootrophion gracilentum is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Zootrophion.

DescriptionEdit

Plant blooms in the spring with several flowers

DistributionEdit

The plant is found in the cloud forest of Niacaragua, Cost Rica, Panama, Colombia and Ecuador

CultureEdit

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.

NamingEdit

Common Names: The Very Graceful Zootrophion

SynonymsEdit

  1. Cryptophoranthus gracilentus (Rchb.f.) Rolfe 1887
  2. *Masdevallia gracilenta Rchb.f. 1875

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