Very fragrant Eye catching mahogany red flowers with a very attractive, strong fragrance of coconut
FRAGRANT ORIGIN/HABITAT: Mexico, Gratemala, Belize, El Salvador, and Nicaragua. In the past, it has also been reported as occurring in Costa Rica, but recent work indicates its occurrence there is doubtful. Plants grow in rainforests, tropical semi-deciduous forests, and sometimes in ravines in warm oak forest. They are found a lower elevations from near sea level to about 3300 ft. (1000 m). — Source: Charles Baker
MAXILLARIA: Up to 380 species occuring from Florida through to the West Indies and Central America to southern Brazil and northern Argentina. – Tropical America.