Trichocentrum porphyrio Rchb.f. 1884 SECTION Trichocentrum Drawing by Linden and The Plant Illustrations Website

Full shade Cool

Common Name The Purple Colored Trichocentrum

Flower Size

Found in northern Brazil as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte.

This species most likely is a synonym of T albococcineum


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Brasilense Pabst & Dungs Band II 1977 drawing fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 31 1905 - 1976 Brieger 1995; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 44-45 pg 2763 - 2898 Brieger 2001; Harvard Papers in Botany, 23(2) : 285-293 Pupulin & Moreno-Pareja 2018 drawing fide;