Welcome to OrchidsForum.com. We are a friendly online community for Orchid Growers all over the world. If you haven't joined yet we invite you to register and join our community. Hope to see you on our forums!

Lepanthes tibouchinicola – In situ Colombia

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by Pontus_Sweden, Sep 20, 2014.

Tags:
  1. Pontus_Sweden

    Pontus_Sweden Active Member

    Messages:
    310
    Likes Received:
    68
    Location:
    Gothenburg - Sweden
    Lepanthes tibouchinicola Luer & R.Escobar 1983

    Found this Lepanthes species in the mountains south of Jardin, Colombia. The plants were growing onTibouchina sp at an elevation of 2600-2800 meters. More at my blog: http://miniorchids.wordpress.com

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  2. KellyW

    KellyW Orchid wonk Staff Member Supporting Member

    Messages:
    6,523
    Likes Received:
    2,297
    Location:
    Redding, California, USA
    Really, really nice.
     
  3. Tom-DE

    Tom-DE Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Messages:
    5,515
    Likes Received:
    415
    Location:
    U.S.A
    Thanks. That is a fantastic Lepanthes. Seeing it in situ must be a wonderful experience.
     
  4. piotrm

    piotrm Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    2,503
    Likes Received:
    324
    Location:
    Grimsby UK
    mmm
     
  5. Marni

    Marni Well-Known Member Staff Member Supporting Member

    Messages:
    13,392
    Likes Received:
    3,181
    Location:
    Santa Rosa, CA
    Great to see it! I've ordered a number of times, but it never arrives.