Maxillaria irrorata Rchb.f. 1883 Photos courtesy of Lourens Grobler

Part shadeWarm Cold

Common Name The Dewed Maxillaria

Flower Size

Found in Ecuador at elevations of 1700 to 300 meters as a medium sized, warm to cold growing epiphyte that blooms on a 3.2" [8 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Colombian Orchids Vol 6 COS 1998 photo fide; ; AOS Bulletin Vol 69 No 7 2000 photo; Maxillaria an Unfinished Monograph Vol 1 Christenson 2013 photos fide