Pleurothallis stricta

Pleurothallis stricta - Photo by Richard Lindberg

Pleurothallis stricta grows in Colombia and Ecuador in cloud forests at high elevations. It is cool growing, needs low light and even watering. The 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.