Miltonia moreliana A.Rich.


Indubitably, one of the most beautiful genera among orchids is Miltonia with 11 species distributed mainly throughout the Atlantic rain forest. In the LBMBP Orchidarium we have 10 from 11 species currently recognized within this genus. Mitonia flava is known only for its type specimen. The plants are potted with Pinus bark.

Species in this genus:

Miltonia candida Lindl.

Miltonia clowesii Lindl.

Miltonia cuneata Lindl.

Miltonia flava Lindl.

Miltonia flavescens (Lindl.) Lindl.

Miltonia kayasimae Pabst

Miltonia moreliana A.Rich.

Miltonia phymatochila (Lindl.) N.H.Williams & M.W.Chase

Miltonia regnellii Rchb.f.

Miltonia russelliana (Lindl.) Lindl.

Miltonia spectabilis Lindl.