Pleurothallis eumecocaulon

Pleurothallis eumecocaulon - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Pleurothallis contains More than 1000 species growing in all parts of the subtropical and tropical Americas. There are very diverse plant forms and culture requirements from moss-like plants to large ranging plants of several feet in height.

Pleurothallis eumecocaulon grows in Costa Rica and Panama in tropical forests in the 2000 to 4000 foot altitute range. It is cool to hot growing and is a shade plant.

05/16/2009 - Added to collection from SCOS potting party.

TRIBE: Epidendreae     SUBTRIBE: Pleurothallidinae