Maxillariella variabilis (Bateman ex Lindl.) M.A.Blanco & Carneva
Common Name: Variable Maxillaria (red form)
Family: Orchidaceae Juss.
Country of Origin: Mexico to NW. Venezuela
Habitat: common in rainforests, up to 1900m
Culture: Plant can be grown in a fine bark medium, full sphagnum moss, or mounted on treefern or cork. Grow in cool to warm conditions with medium amounts of light. Water regularly and keep mix moist but not wet. Plant require semi-dry rest through the winter month. 4