Monday, January 12, 2015

Masdevallia angulifera 'J & L' AM/AOS

Masdevallia angulifera is from Colombia and belongs to the Saltarices group of Masdevallias.  It has all the features of that group, colorful, tubular flowers lined with glandular hairs and a bulge at the base of the tube.  Like the other plants in the group it is small, 12 cm, with 2.5 cm flowers.  This clone is particularly dark and has been awarded by the American Orchid Society.





10 comments:

  1. Hi Ron!
    What excelent plant, with a beautiful flowering. Great photos, too.

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    1. Thanks for looking and commenting.

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  2. What a beauty and the color!!!! Thank you for capturing it's essence

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  3. It is a delight Ron! Beautiful color tone and the shape of the flowers is really original. It is understandable that it has been awarded. Hugs

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    1. Thanks, Angel. Appreciate the kind comments. Hugs.

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  4. What funny little flowers!! Lovely color combo., too... Great shots, as always =)

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    1. Thanks, Fizzie. I have to agree with you that they are funny little flowers.

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  5. I think I might order this one thanks to your photos!

    Cesar

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    1. Really appreciate all the comments, Cesar. Hope you find this one.

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