Product information "Dracula pholeodytes"
|Name:||Dracula pholeodytes, Luer & R. Escobar 1982|
pholeodytes = occurring in caves (referring to the dark, cavernous flower, with the pollinator central deep inside).
epiphytic on mossy in trees in evergreen cloud forest at altitudes above 2500m.
The flowers of Dracula pholeodytes are about 4 x 15 cm. The flower stems are horizontal to pendulous, rarely erect, with single terminal flowers.