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Masdevallia ignea (Colombia 3000m)

Masdevallia ignea (Colombia 3000m)


Masdevallia ignea

Common Name The Fire-Red Masdevallia

Flower Size 8 cm

Found in the Eastern Cordillera of Colombia at elevations of 2600 to 3800 meters as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial orchid with stout, erect, ramicauls enveloped baslly by 2 to 3 loose, tubular sheaths and carrying sub erect, elliptic-lanceolate to oblong-lanceolate, coriaceous, dark green leaf that is narrowly cuneate below into the sulcate petiole and has a single flower per erect, slender, terete, 12 to 15" [30 to 37.5 cm] long inflorescence holding the flower well above the leaves occuring in late spring and summer.

Sold in 9cm pot in sphagnum moss. FS - Flowering size

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