This is native to regions in Central and South America, including countries like Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Stanhopea orchids are often referred to as "the upside-down orchids" due to their unique and intriguing flower arrangement, where the blossoms hang downward.
Caring for Stanhopea tricornis and other Stanhopea orchids typically involves providing them with bright, indirect light, high humidity, and good air circulation. These orchids have specific care requirements, but the effort is rewarded with their remarkable and fragrant blooms. Stanhopea tricornis is a favored choice among orchid enthusiasts looking to cultivate a unique and visually captivating orchid in their collection.