Schomburgkia albopurpurea

Schomburgkia albopurpurea - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Schomburgkia contains 12 species of medium to large plants growing in New World tropical areas.

Schomburgkia albopurpurea grows in the Grand Cayman Islands as a hot growing, full sun plant blooming in spring.

This plant is in sphagnum over peanuts in a 2 1/2-inch clay pot. This is a two-pseudobulb backbulb division with small new growth pseudobulb.

11/19/2011 - Cataloged.