Dracula vampira (Luer) Luer
Named for the resemblance of the flowers to a bat; from the old middle European vampir for vampire and Vampirus, a genus of bats.
Plant ID: 01517/01518/01519/03526
Clonal Name: 'Bleeding Sunset' (on 01517)
Award: AM/LPA (on 01517)
Clonal Name: 'Bella Lugosi' (on 01518)
Award: FCC/AOS of 92 points (on 01518)
Clonal Name: 'Chimaeroidea Negra' (on 01519)
Clonal Name: 'Zorba' (on 03526)
Award: AM/AOS of 84 points (on 03526)
Additional Information: Limited in distribution to the forested, western slopes of Mt. Pichincha where it is locally abundant from 5,900 feet (1,800 m) to 7,200 feet (2,200 m).
Masdevallia vampira Luer