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Maxillaria cacaoensis

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by Chris.c147, Jan 28, 2019.

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  1. Chris.c147

    Chris.c147 Well-Known Member

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    Fairly uncommon species from Costa Rica. Gorgeous yellow and white flowers with a dark yellow/orange lip held close to the plant with a spike enveloped with bracts.

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  2. KellyW

    KellyW Orchid wonk Staff Member Supporting Member

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    I like that. Looks similar to M. mombachoensis. Sounds like cacaoensis is more petite.