365 days of orchids – day 710 – Trisetella cordeliae

We have another of our mini-miniature trisetellas today. Trisitella cordeliae which is really small both in terms of its leaves – just 10mm long and short spikes with small (but relatively large) attractive hairy pink flowers. The flower spikes produce a succession of flowers over a long period. The species is endemic to Peruvian cloud […]


365 days of orchids – day 709 – Masdevallia tonduzii

  Followers of 365 days of Orchids will have noticed that we are big fans of orchids belonging to the pleurothalidinae – orchids from the tropical americas such as plants from the genera masdevallia, pleurothallis, restrepia and trisitella – many of which have small but fascinating flowers. This species could not be accused of having […]