Maxillaria callichroma

Maxillaria callichroma - Flower photo by Richard LindbergMaxillaria callichroma - Flower photo by Richard LindbergMaxillaria callichroma - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Maxillaria (Max) contains 650 some species spread throughout the tropical and sub-tropical Americas. They have a single flower. Generally warm to hot growing.

Maxillaria callichroma grows in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru, blooms in winter, cool to hot growing.

05/14/2009 - Blooming again, several flowers.

04/12/2008 - From Hanging Garden. Repotted and divided.

TRIBE: Maxillareae     SUBTRIBE: Maxillariinae