Catalog / Terrarium & Wardian Case Selections

Due to their compact size and cultural needs, the plants listed here are well suited for the high humidity and lower light levels of terrariums and frog vivariums.

View Species Orchids: >
Subfamily: EPIDENDROIDEAE
Tribe: DENDROBIEAE
Subtribe: BULBOPHYLLINAE

Image of Bulbophyllum acutum

 Bulbophyllum acutum - Intermediate - Mounted - Java - $ 20
¾ inch light green rambling plant with small red and white flowers that bloom in profusion along the rhizome - blooms several time a year. Mature.


 
line separator
Tribe: EPIDENDREAE I (New World)
Subtribe: PLEUROTHALLIDINAE

 

 Barbosella cucullata - Intermediate - Mounted - Ecuador - $ 20
Scores of individual 1 ½ inch yellow flowers bloom simultaneously on 1 ½ inch stems - rambling plant habit is attractive. Mature.


Image of Barbosella cucullata
line separator
Image of Dracula berthae

 Dracula berthae - Cool - Potted - Colombia - $ 30
5 inch narrow leaves - white wide open flat flowers are heavily speckled with dark pink - sassy pink tongue and google eyes make an impish face in center of flower. Mature.


 
line separator
 

 Dracula carlueri - Intermediate - in Net Pots - Costa Rica - $ 30
White flower is suffused with pink near the center - sepals are coated with soft white hairs on the inside and curl inward along the margins - vigorous grower that blooms profusely. Mature.


Image of Dracula carlueri
line separator
Image of Dracula lotax

This item is a recent addition Dracula lotax - Warm - Potted - Ecuador - $ 25
Fuzzy white clown-faced flower has a red spot in the center - tails are dark red - 4 inch grassy leaves - miniature - good for home grower - not as humidity sensitive as most Draculas. Mature.


 
line separator
 

 Dracula ripleyana - Intermediate - in Net Pots - Costa Rica - $ 30
Petite flower has ivory base color with purple suffusion in center - flat flower has long dark red tails - robust grower. Mature.


Image of Dracula ripleyana
line separator
Image of Dracula venosa

 Dracula venosa - Intermediate - in Net Pots - Ecuador - $ 20
Cupped flower is flecked with orange-red - out-turned yellow tails - very floriferous - vigorous clumpy plants. Mature.


 
line separator
 

 Dracula verticulosa - Intermediate - in Net Pots - Colombia - $ 35
Large coppery-pink flower densely clothed with tiny hairs within - pink lip - nice size and shape. Mature.


Image of Dracula verticulosa
line separator
 

 Lepanthes ballatrix - Intermediate - Potted - Ecuador - $ 25
Ten inch plants are rapid growers - attractive white and orange flowers bloom on the underside of the 3 inch lanceolate leaf - plants blooms sequentially for many weeks. Mature.


 
line separator
Top of page  
Image of Masdevallia leptoura

 Masdevallia leptoura - Intermediate - Potted - Ecuador - $ 20
Multiple spikes of several yellow and white flowers variably dotted with red - 5 inch plant is easy to bloom - fragrant. Mature.


 
line separator
 

 Masdevallia paivaeana - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Bolivia - $ 20
6 inch plant with climbing habit - yellow, pink and white flowers are fuzzy inside. Mature.


Image of Masdevallia paivaeana
line separator
Image of Platystele ximenae

 Platystele ximenae - Intermediate to Cool - Potted - Ecuador - $ 20
2 inch attractive spoon-shaped leaves are light green tinged with purple - long wore-like distichous stems sequentially produce 1/8 inch star-shaped yellow flowers with a red center. Mature.


 
line separator
 

 Pleurothallis eumecocaulon - Intermediate - Potted - Costa Rica & Panama - $ 20
IN FLOWER! 4 to 5 inch plant with slightly folded dark green oval leaves - starry slightly cupped crystalline white flowers have a dark purple spot on lip - blooms often and repeatedly from same leaf. Mature.


Image of Pleurothallis eumecocaulon
line separator
Image of Pleurothallis grobyi

 Pleurothallis grobyi - Intermediate - Potted or Mounted - Honduras - $ 20
Many sprays of light yellow flowers adorn this 1 inch plant - blooms several times a year. Mature.


Select Preference:
Potted
Mounted
Add To Cart
 
line separator
 

 Pleurothallis maduroi - Intermediate - Potted - Panama - $ 25
Large showy pink flower is born in succession on top of shiny heart shaped leaf - often blooms with two flowers at the same time - rapid grower - uncommon - divisions. Mature.


Image of Pleurothallis maduroi
line separator
Image of Pleurothallis palliolata

 Pleurothallis palliolata - Intermediate - Potted - Panama - $ 20
Hooded large pink flower sits on shiny leaf like a frog on a lily pad. Blooming Size.


 
line separator
 

 Pleurothallis producta - Intermediate - Potted - Ecuador - $ 20
Small plant with 2 inch leaves - 6 inch sprays of white flowers - blooms often. Mature.


Image of Pleurothallis producta
line separator
Top of page  
Image of Pleurothallis radula 'Leon'

 Pleurothallis radula 'Leon' - Intermediate - Potted - Costa Rica - $ 20
Mature plants have 5 inch stiff elongated heart shape leaves on 8 inch stems - lemon yellow flower with orange lip juts from upright bract. Blooming Size.


 
line separator
 

 Pleurothallis tridentata - Intermediate - Potted - Peru - $ 20
Four inch plant has lovely heart-shaped leaves - crystalline yellow flowers bloom in succession at base of each leaf - great terrarium plant. Mature.


Image of Pleurothallis tridentata
line separator
Image of Restrepia cuprea

This item is a recent addition Restrepia cuprea - Intermediate - Potted or Mounted - Colombia - $ 20
Three inch plant frequently produces rich coppery-orange flowers - blossoms dangle attractively from base of ovate leaf. Mature.


Select Preference:
Potted
Mounted
Add To Cart
 
line separator
 

This item is a recent addition Scaphosepalum breve - Intermediate - Potted - South America - $ 25
IN BLOOM! 4 to 6 inch plant with paddle shaped leaves. Sequential bloomer, constantly in bloom. Flowers are dark red in the center and bright yellow fused sepals. Mature.


Image of Scaphosepalum breve
line separator
Image of Scaphosepalum rapax

This item is a recent addition Scaphosepalum rapax - Intermediate - Potted - Ecuador - $ 20
Attractive 1 inch pointed leaves send out many pendent wiry spikes - individual ram's head flowers are densely speckled with maroon. Mature.


 
line separator
 

 Scaphosepalum swertifolium - Intermediate - in Net Pots - Ecuador - $ 20
4-5 inch paddle-shaped leaves - succesive blooming wiry inflorescence - upside down flower resmbles a texas longhorn bull - almost always in flower - great for terrariums. Mature.


Image of Scaphosepalum swertifolium
line separator
Image of Stelis argentata

This item is a recent addition Stelis argentata - Warm to Intermediate - Potted - Central America - $ 20
Spikes just initiating - 3 to 4 inch paddle green leaves - 5 inch sprays of ¼ inch dark wine red flowers - blooms several times a year. Mature.


 
line separator
 

 Stelis hirtzii - Intermediate - Mounted - Ecuador - $ 20
Two inch leaves climb on tree fern mount - five inch spikes bear about 6 red-orange triangular flowers - vigorous. Mature.


Image of Stelis hirtzii
line separator
Top of page  
 

 Stelis jamesonii - Intermediate - Mounted - Ecuador - $ 20
Vigorous plants with pretty rounded leaves - 3 to 4 inch sprays produce many small copper colored blossoms - frequent bloomer. Mature.


 
line separator
Image of Stelis langlassei

 Stelis langlassei - Intermediate - Potted - Ecuador - $ 25
Clumpy 6 inch plant has 3 inch ovate leaves - newest leaves are tinged with red - frequent sprays of greenish white flowers have a light pink blush - old leaves repeat bloom. Mature.


 
line separator
 

This item is a recent addition Stelis pusilla - Intermediate - Mounted - Ecuador - $ 20
1 inch plant bears many 2 inch stems of tiny pure yellow sweetly scented flowers. Mature.


 
line separator
 

 Trichosalpinx caudata - Intermediate - Mounted - Panama - $ 20
Miniature plant has attractive oval leaves tinged with red when young - relatively large elongated dark red flowers bloom on the underside of the leaf. Mature.


Image of Trichosalpinx caudata
line separator
Image of Trichosalpinx chamaelepanthes white

 Trichosalpinx chamaelepanthes white - Intermediate - Mounted - Ecuador - $ 20
Long vining growth habit - round leaves are ½ inch in diameter -white spidery ½ inch flowers bloom in pairs at base of each leaf - quickly makes a specimen plant. Mature.


 
line separator
 

This item is a recent addition Trichosalpinx dirhamphis - Intermediate - Potted or Mounted - Ecuador - $ 20
Slightly spreading plant produces numerous 3 inch inflorescences densely flowered with bright yellow blooms. Mature.


Select Preference:
Potted
Mounted
Add To Cart
Image of Trichosalpinx dirhamphis
line separator
Image of Zootrophion atropurpurea

 Zootrophion atropurpurea - Intermediate to Warm - Potted - Ecuador - $ 20
4 inch stems are clothed in papery sheaths - glossy ruby red turtle-head flowers bloom from base of 2 inch ovate leaf - floriferous. Mature.


 
line separator
 

 Zootrophion dayanum - Intermediate - Potted - Ecuador - $ 20
3 inch round paddle-shapped leaves on 6 inch plant - 2 ½ to 3 inch flowers bloom at junction of leaf and stem - deep maroon flowers have large open side slit with shiny red tongue - unusual and showy - blooms several times a year. Mature.


Image of Zootrophion dayanum
line separator
Top of page  
Top of page  

View Species Orchids: >
 


Updated: 3/24/2017