Property ID : 1310
For Sale $99,000 - Lot
Only an hour and a half from Panama City, Panama you can find this lush, gorgeous lot in a pristine, cloud forest with exotic orchids and bromeliads. The lot is in the exclusive gated community of Altos del Maria, a large community that has maintained an enormous area of open, undeveloped green space. When you live in Altos del Maria you truly are living in a tropical gardening paradise in the sky.
The lot is in the sub-division of Santiago Apostol which rests at 900-1000 m (2700-3000 ft) above sea level, with open views of the Cerro Campana Mountain range, the Pacific Ocean and coastline. The temperature ranges from a comfortable 20-28°C (68-84°F) year round.
Santiago Apostol is home to a famous bird observatory; a site frequently visited by the Panamanian Audubon Society and often requested by tour groups. If you love bird watching you will love it! It also boasts a central park for its residents.
This lot is 2,333.17 or over half an acre. It has a stunning view of Chame, Punta Chame and the surrounding islands. It has a sour orange tree, ficus, tree, pines and other native trees. The lot also has several varieties of orchids and bromeliads growing naturally.
Orchid: Sobralia bouchei orchid (purple): The orchids of Sobralia have in general a big and very showy flowers. About 15 species mainly terrestrial are known in Panama. The most of them have short lasting one- day flowers. Found in Panama at elevations around 700 to 2200 meters in warm to cool growing areas. Successive flowering inflorescence with fragrant flowers.
Bromeliads of varying types: The yellow and orange one pictured is a Guzmania Donnell-Smithii type.