It is a variation or cultivar of the Masdevallia xanthina orchid species. It's known for its vibrant red or reddish-orange flowers. The Masdevallia xanthina species is native to South America, particularly regions in countries like Ecuador and Peru.
Cultivating and caring for Masdevallia xanthina 'Red' is generally similar to the care requirements for other Masdevallia orchids. It typically thrives in cool to intermediate temperatures, high humidity, and diffused or filtered light. Providing a well-draining orchid mix and mimicking its natural habitat conditions contribute to healthy growth and flowering.