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Lepanthes blephariglossa

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Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Lepanthes
Species: Lths. blephariglossa
Alliance:
Binomial name
Lepanthes blephariglossa
Schltr. 1918


Lepanthes blephariglossa is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Lepanthes.

Description[]

Plant blooms in the winter to spring.

Distribution[]

Plant is found in the forest of Costa Rica and Panama at elevations of 1500 to 1900 meters.

Culture[]

Keep plant in partial shade. Plant can be grown in cool to intermediate conditions. Pot the plant in fine bark with perlite or sphagnum moss. Water regularly and keep potting media moist.

Naming[]

Common Names:The Little Snout Lepanthes

Synonyms[]

  1. Lepanthes collaris Luer 1987
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