Species: Epidendrum porpax
Native to: Colombia and Venezuela
Temperature preferences: Warm to cold growing
Water preferences: Medium moisture
Terrestrial or Epiphytic: Epiphytic
General Information and Care: Epidendrum porpax is a wonderful orchid well suited to terrarium conditions. This species does great when grown epiphytically whether it be on cork bark, tree fern, driftwood, rock, or any other hardscape item. Typically the leaves on this species are only about an inch in length and can take on a gorgeous pink to purple hue under certain lighting conditions. Additionally, this species is a regular bloomer with stunning flowers as can be seen in the photos.
Glass Box Tropicals Plant Care Rating: 4
Shipped Size: Blooming size division, may be mounted or unmounted.