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Subfamily: EPIDENDROIDEAE
Tribe: EPIDENDREAE I (New World)
Subtribe: PLEUROTHALLIDINAE

 

 Masdevallia abbreviata - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Ecuador - $ 20
3 to 4 inch plant - multifloral type - many spikes of greenish white flowers with short tails. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia bonplandii - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Ecuador - $ 20
One of the earliest masdevallias discovered over 200 years ago - narrow 7 inch leaves bear heavy textured long lasting flowers on 4 inch stems. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia chaparensis - Cool - Potted - Bolivia - $ 25
7 to 8 inch plant with paddle-shaped leaves - flowers are an attractive mix of lilac, purple and pink - select clones. Mature.


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 Masdevallia chasei - Intermediate - Potted - Panama - $ 20
Soft yellow flowers have waxy substance and bloom on short stems - 6 inch leaves - floriferous. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia civilis - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Peru & Ecuador - $ 20
This species has a wide distribution in nature and is quite variable in color ranging from light yellow to dark purple - 5 inch narrow coriaceous leaves bear fleshy tubular flowers on short stems - the opening of each bloom exposes three short tails. Mature.


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 Masdevallia concinna 'Laval' CHM/CCM/AOS - Intermediate - Mounted - Peru - $ 30
Mounted divisions of an uncommon awarded and very showy masdevallia - abundant two-toned yellow and dark red flowers make a gorgeous display - easy to grow. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia coriacea - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Ecuador - $ 25
Waxy white flowers with wine red striping in throat - inside of flower is coated with fine hairs - 10 inch plant with dark green narrow leaves Mature.


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 Masdevallia corniculata - Cool - Potted - Colombia - $ 25
Burnt orange flowers are heavy textured and bloom amidst 10 inch coriaceous leaves. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia davisii - Cool - Potted - Peru - $ 30
2 inch vivid clear yellow flowers with firm substance - 8 inch leaves with 10 inch flowers stems - spring bloomer - a very desirable species. Mature.


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This item is a recent addition Masdevallia dimorphotricha - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Ecuador - $ 25
A showy member of the multifloral group - flowers are saturated with deep red color - tiny hairs on the surface do not subdue the glossy appearance - three or four flowers are held on each stem above the compact 4 inch plant - bright light brings out red pigment in leaves. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia discoidea - Warm to Intermediate - Potted - Brazil - $ 18
Glossy grape jelly flowers have white stripe top and bottom - the blossoms are carried on short stems and have unusual flattened shape - viewed from the side they are round like a discus but appear compressed from above. Mature.


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 Masdevallia herradurae - Warm to Intermediate - Potted - Colombia - $ 20
Dark red flowers with long pointed tails cluster around base of 4 inch narrow leaved plant - profuse bloomer quickly makes specimen plant. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia instar - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Peru - $ 25
Clumpy 5 inch plant produces many lovely 2 inch honey yellow triangular flowers dusted with red. Mature.


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 Masdevallia leptoura - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Ecuador - $ 18
Multiple spikes of several yellow and white flowers variably dotted with red - 5 inch plant is easy to bloom. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia mezae - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Peru - $ 25
2 or 3 flowers bloom atop 8 inch triangular stems - long tailed ivory flowers are lightly dusted with pink near center - blooms sequentially. Mature.


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 Masdevallia mystica - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Colombia - $ 25
This species may be a natural hybrid - it originated from a wild pod of Masd. ventricularia that had been recently imported - an easy grower with lots of tubular purple flowers with dark hairs at apex - floriferous. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia nicaraguae - Intermediate - Potted - Nicaragua - $ 20
Waxy white flowers with rose-pink center and short tails - 4 inch plant has leathery leaves. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia pachyura - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Ecuador - $ 18
A variable species in the multi-floral section - each stem carries about four flowers that are white dotted with red and have short thick curved yellow tails. Mature.


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 Masdevallia paivaeana - Cool - Potted - Bolivia - $ 18
6 inch plant with climbing habit - yellow, pink and white flowers are fuzzy inside. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia pandurilabia - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Peru - $ 18
Cream colored flowers peppered with dark maroon are held well above 4 inch foliage. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia polysticta - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Peru - $ 18
Handsome 8 inch plant - 10 inch spikes of white flowers speckled with maroon - yellow tails - several flowers bloom simultaneously on each stem. Mature.


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 Masdevallia prosartema - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Peru - $ 25
Robust plant with 8 inch triquetrous stems sequentially produces dark maroon flowers - each ¾ inch blossom has round slightly concave shape and greenish- yellow tails. Blooming Size.


 
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 Masdevallia pyxis - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Peru - $ 18
Named for the box-like shape of the flower - each unusual waxy blossom is nicely colored with maroon, yellow and white - flowers bloom amidst 7 inch foliage - nice clumpy plants. Mature.


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 Masdevallia rolfeana - Intermediate - Potted - Costa Rica & Panama - $ 18
5 to 6 inch leaves are leathery and grow in a tight clump - rich maroon flowers are held on short spikes midway up the plant - each velvety blossom is cupped near the base and opens well to show a yellow throat - attractive and robust. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia schlimii - Cool to Intermediate - Potted - Colombia & Venezuela - $ 25
Rigid coriaceous leaves give rise to a tall four to six flowered raceme - each long- tailed blossom is minutely dotted with purple-brown - yellow tails. Mature.


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 Masdevallia solomonii - Cool - Potted - Bolivia - $ 25
Ivory flowers with thin red striping - short yellow tails -uncommon species from Bolivia. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia torta - Cool to Intermediate - Potted - Ecuador - $ 20
8 inch leaves have attractive reddish tinge - plant has climbing habit - flowers are dusty gold with dark red striations and bloom on short stems. Mature.


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 Masdevallia tovarensis - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Venezuela - $ 25
Up to five snow white flowers may be simultaneously produced on each inflorescence - each bloom is about 1½ inches - may bloom again from previous years flower spikes - very showy - divisions of select clones. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia tridens - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Ecuador - $ 25
Glossy green 8 inch spatulate leaves - up to twelve yellow flowers huddle near the end of 10 inch spikes - bright yellow tails create a spidery effect. Mature.


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 Masdevallia trochilus - Intermediate - Potted - Colombia & Ecuador - $ 25
9 inch pale green leaves with tall triangular shaped flower stems - slightly cupped mahogany red flowers have long yellow tails - blooms succesively for months. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia uniflora - Cool - Mounted - Peru - $ 25
The type species for the genus originally discovered in the late 1700s - eight inch plants have a somewhat spreading habit - single slightly cupped bright pink flowers are well supported on straight stems. Mature.


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 Masdevallia vidua - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Ecuador - $ 25
Numerous wine red flowers develop on 3 inch stems and show well against the 6 inch dark green leathery leaves - the base of each bloom is embraced with a green bract which adds to the interest of this unusual species. Mature.


 
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 Masdevallia wubbenii - Intermediate - Potted - Venezuela - $ 20
Possibly a natural hybrid between triangularis and wagneriana shows the best of both parents - 3 to 4 inch plant with apricot yellow flowers speckled with pepper. Mature.


 
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Updated: 4/19/2014