Odontoglossum praestans

Odontoglossum praestans - Photo by Richard Lindberg

Odontoglossum praestans grows from Colombia to Peru above 5000 feet on bushy slopes of the Andes. It is cool growing, fragrant and blooms in the spring. The genus Odontoglossum (Odm) contains 60 cool to cold growing species that are concentrated around the northern Andes.