Prosthechea kautzkii grows in central and south America and in our greenhouse is in warm America. It is found in primary forests in bright light around 500-1200 meters. It flowers in late spring to early summer.
Prosthechea fragrans grows in central and south America from lowland tropical rainforest to lower montane forests up to 2000 meters. In our greenhouse it is found in warm America. Its common name is ‘The fragrant Prosthechea’.
Prosthechea prismatocarpa grows in central America, in low cloud forest on large tree branches, and is found in our greenhouse in warm America. Its common name is ‘Prism-Shaped Seedpod Prosthechea’. It has long lasting, waxy, fragrant flowers.
Prosthechea radiata is found in central and south America, and in our greenhouses grows in warm America. It is fragrant, heavy textured, and easy to grow with lovely cockleshell flowers. Its common name is ‘Lined Petal Prosthechea’
Barkeria melanocaulon (common name ‘Dark stemmed Barkeria‘) is often found growing on boulders and trees, in the transition zones between deciduous and dry forest of central Oaxaco state of Mexico, and at elevation of 1600 to 1700 metres. Barkeria melanocaulon is grown in warm to intermediate conditions with moderate sunlight, so we grow it in Cool […]