Dracula trigonopetala Gary Mey. & Baquero ex A.Doucette 2012 SUBSECTION Dracula SERIES Dracula

Holotype- Side View of Flower Photos by Luis Baquero and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Deep Shade Cold

Common Name or Meaning The Triangular Petal Dracula

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Ecuador within cloud forests at elevations around 2200 meters as a cold growing epiphyte.

The photos above are the holotype of the species.

Sorry I have no references for this species.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids Masdevallia with its segregates including Dracula Zelenko 2014 photo fide; Orchid Digest Vol 83 #3 2019 photo fide;