Dracula dens-canis N.PelŠez 2006 SECTION Dracula SUBSECTION Costatae

TYPE Drawing

Photo by © The Dracula Species Europe Website

Deep Shade Cold Fall

Common Name or Meaning The Dog's Tooth Dracula

Flower Size

Found in Risaralda department of Colombia on the western slopes of the western cordillera at elevations around 2300 meters as a cold growing epiphyte that blooms in the fall.

This species might be a natural hybrid between Dracula bella and Dracula vespertillio


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids Masdevallia with its segregates including Dracula Zelenko 2014 photo fide; Orchids, A Colombian Treasure Vol 1 Ortiz & Uribe 2014;