Pleurothallis Tuerckheimii

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Found from Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Costa Rica and Panama as a medium sized, warm to cold growing epiphyte in mixed oak-pine cloud forests at elevations of 700 to 2400 meters with erect ramicauls enveloped basally by 2 to 3, somewhat inflated sheaths and carrying a single, apical, elliptic to oval or lanceolate, obtuse, narrowing below into the conduplicate petiolate base, coriaceous leaf that blooms in the later summer on a racemose, erect, to 14" [to 35 cm] long, loosely several to many [to 20] flowered inflorescence arising from a large, inflated basal spathe with simultaneously opening flowers. Nice, small epiphytic orchid. Perfect for small and big Terrariums, terrabase biorb or to cultivate in greenhouse.  
Description
Found from Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Costa Rica and Panama as a medium sized, warm to cold growing epiphyte in mixed oak-pine cloud forests at elevations of 700 to 2400 meters with erect ramicauls enveloped basally by 2 to 3, somewhat inflated sheaths and carrying a single, apical, elliptic to oval or lanceolate, obtuse, narrowing below into the conduplicate petiolate base, coriaceous leaf that blooms in the later summer on a racemose, erect, to 14" [to 35 cm] long, loosely several to many [to 20] flowered inflorescence arising from a large, inflated basal spathe with simultaneously opening flowers. Nice, small epiphytic orchid. Perfect for small and big Terrariums, terrabase biorb or to cultivate in greenhouse.