Dracula smaug Baquero & Gary Mey. 2014 SUBSECTION Dracula SERIES Parviflorae

Plant with flowers

Column and lip detail Photos by The Dracula Species Europe Website

Full Shade Cool

Common Name Smaug's Dracula [An allusion to the fire breathing dragon of the golden palace under Lonely Mountain in JRR Tolkein's The Hobbit]

Flower Size

Found in Ecuador at elevations arond 1900 meters as a cool growing epiphyte


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;