It is an orchid species found in Central America, particularly in countries like Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, and Mexico. It's known for its unique appearance with clusters of flowers that have a striking combination of colors, often including shades of pink, purple, and yellow. The flowers of Encyclia aspera have a distinctive lip and a delicate fragrance. This orchid prefers bright, indirect light and moderate humidity levels. Good air circulation and allowing the roots to dry between waterings are important for its care. It's a popular choice among orchid enthusiasts for its attractive and showy blooms.