Maxillaria atwoodiana Pupulin 2003

Photo by Pupulin and Epidendra Website

Side View of Flower

Photo by Romero Medina T.

Common Name Atwood's Maxillaria [American Orchid Enthusiast current]

Flower Size

Found in Costa Rica and Colombia in wet forests at elevations around 1400 to 1900 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the winter


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orquideas de la Serrania del Baudo Misas Urreta 2005 as M sp Pg 409 #339 drawing/photo fide; Orchids of Costa Rica Vol 4 Morales 2009 photo fide; Orchid Digest Vol 73 #3 2009; Vanishing Beauty, Native Costa Rican Orchids Vol 2 Lacaena to Pteroglossa Pupulin 2020 photo fide