Submitted by wellsy on Tue, 22/01/2008 - 13:10
Masdevallia Ruiz & Pavon 1794
Type Species: Masdevallia uniflora Ruiz & Pavon 1798
Country: Mexico to Brazil
Masdevallias are epiphytic, lithophytic or terrestrial plants which are widely distributed from Mexico to southern Brazil most often found in cloud forests. There are approximately 350 species known.
Cultivate in moist, intermediate to cool growing conditions with high humidity. Protect from direct, or bright indirect sunlight.
Look at this page for a huge list of Masdevallia Hybrids http://www002.upp.so-net.ne.jp/masdevallia/Msd_hybr.htm