Bollea coelestis

Bollea coelestis - Flower photo by Richard LindbergBollea coelestis - Flower photo by Richard LindbergBollea coelestis - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Bollea (Bol) contains 11 species in Brazil, Colombia and Ecuador. They have no pseudobulbs. They like high humidity and good air circulation. They should be watered and fed well while in growth.

Bollea coelestis grows in Colombia and Ecuador in wet, shady areas. The flowers are fragrant and long-lived.

TRIBE: Maxillarieae     SUBTRIBE: Zygopetalinae