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Pleurothallis sp., Pleurothallis
Pleurothallis niveoglobula

Pleurothallis sp.

Family: Orchidaceae
Origin: South America, Central America, Mexico
Small plant 2-5 ftSemi-shadeEpiphyteRegular waterPink flowersWhite, off-white flowersUnusual color

As a group they show a huge range in vegetative form, terrestrial or epiphytic, and can be found as tall cane-like plants a metre or so high, clumped or trailing, pendent or climbing, erect or creeping, tufted and tiny, delicate moss-like species that can grow on the thinnest of twigs.

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