Dryadella edwallii is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Dryadella.
Description[edit | edit source]
Plant blooms in summer with a single 3 cm wide flower. The inflorescence is 2 cm long. This plant is similar to Dryadella zebrina but differs by having larger flowers and a longer inflorescence.
Distribution[edit | edit source]
Plants are found growing in Brazil at elevations around 350 to 1800 meters
Culture[edit | edit source]
Keep plant in partial shade. Plant can be grown in intermediate conditions. Plants are best mounted on treefern fibers or cork, but also can be potted in fine bark with perlite or sphagnum moss. Water regularly and keep potting media moist.
Naming[edit | edit source]
Common Names: Edwall's Dryadella
Synonyms[edit | edit source]
- Masdevallia edwallii Cogn. 1880