Trichopilia primulina Dressler & Bogarín 2009

Side View of Flower

Photo by © Diego Bogarin

Common Name The Primrose Yellow Trichopilia

Flower Size 2.8" [7 cm]

Found in Costa Rica at elevations around 1200 meters as a small sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with a narrow, flattened pseduobulb carrying a single, apical, elliptic, acute leaf that blooms on a short, 1 to 3 flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchideen J. 16(2): 60. Dressler & Bogarin 2009 drawing/photo fide; Lankestriana 11(3): 185-205 Bogarin 2011 Photo fide