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Myoxanthus georgei

Myoxanthus georgei.jpg

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Epidendreae
SubTribe: Pleurothallidinae
Genus: Myoxanthus
Species: My. georgei
Alliance:
Binomial name
Myoxanthus georgei
(Luer) Luer 1982


Myoxanthus georgei is an epiphytic orchid in the genus Myoxanthus.

Description[]

Plants bloom from winter to summer with a single successive flower.

Distribution[]

Plants are found growing in the swampy forest of southeastern Ecuador at elevations of 500 to 1450 meters

Culture[]

Keep plant in shade to moderate lighting. 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: George's Myoxanthus

Synonyms[]

  1. *Pleurothallis georgei Luer 1975
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