Huntleya fasciata Fowlie 1966

Photo by Danny Lentz, plant grown by the Atlanta Botanical Garden Copyright 2002 All rights reserved.


Common Name The Striped Huntleya

Flower Size 3 1/2" [8.75 cm]

Found in Panama, Colombia and Ecuador at elevations of 400 to 1200 meters as a medium to large sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte that blooms in the late summer and early fall on axillary 5" [12.5 cm] long inflorescence that carry a single flower.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Digest Vol 38 no 3 1974 photo fide; Orchid Digest Vol 48 No 6 1984 photo fide; Orchids Travel By Air A Pictoral Safari Mulder, Mulder-Roelfsema and Schuiteman 1990 photo fide; Native Orchids of Colombia Vol 2 COS 1991 photo fide; Huntleya and Related Orchids Harding 2008; Orchid Genera and Species in Guatemala Archila, Szlachchetko, Chiron, Lipinska, Mystkowska and Bertolini 2018; Orchids A Colombian Treasure Vol 3 Ortiz & Uribe 2019 photo fide;