Trichopilia olmosii Dressler 2001 Photo by Bogarin, Used under permission of Epidendra Website CR

Another Flower

Plant and Flowers Photos by Tennis Maynard

FragranceFull shadeIntermediate to Cool Summer

Common Name Olmos' Trichopilia

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in NW Panama on Caribbean facing slopes of inland mountains at elevations of 1000 to 1200 meters as a small sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the summer with fragrant flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR ; Orchid Species Culture: Oncidium, Bakers 2006;