Rossioglossum splendens

Rossioglossum splendens - Photo by Richard Lindberg

Rossioglossum splendens grows in forests above 4000 feet on the Pacific slope of Nayarit and Jalisco. It is cool to warm growing and blooms in the fall. The genus Rossioglossum (Rssgls) contains 6 cold to cool growing species from Central America. These were formerly part of the genus Odontoglossum.