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Collection: Cattleya Alliance

Cattleyas, the royalty of the orchid family, are native to the slopes of the Andes in South America. On the mountain slopes they have moderate days and cool nights, so they appreciate a temperature drop in the evening. They are comfortable at temperatures as low as 55 degrees at night, with days in the 70's or higher. They need bright light (not full sun) to flower. They must have good drainage, and like to dry a bit between waterings. Fertilize lightly when they are in active growth. Repot in a well draining mix, like our Cypress blends, when they have outgrown the pot or the mix has broken down (every two or three years).

Please refer to individual items for time expected until first blooming. Many of our offerings are young plants that will need to be grown to flowering size.  Unless otherwise stated in the description, items listed are not sent in spike, bud or bloom.

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  • Cattleya lueddemanniana coerulea 'Michael' AM/AOS x '(Adriana x Irma Sofia)'
    Cattleya lueddemanniana coerulea 'Michael' AM/AOS x '(Adriana x Irma Sofia)'
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  • Potinara Lisa Taylor Gallis 'Nora' AM/AOS x Slc. Lana Coryell 'Forevermore' AM/AOS
    Potinara Lisa Taylor Gallis 'Nora' AM/AOS x Slc. Lana Coryell 'Forevermore' AM/AOS
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  • Blc. Starstruck
    Blc. Starstruck
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  • Lc. Newberry Ice and Fire 'Summer Song' x Lc. Kiritsubo 'Southern Stars'
    Lc. Newberry Ice and Fire 'Summer Song' x Lc. Kiritsubo 'Southern Stars'
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  • Encyclia Newberry Tuity Fruity *New Size*
    Encyclia Newberry Tuity Fruity *New Size*
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  • Encyclia Newberry Tuity Fruity *New Size*
    Encyclia Newberry Tuity Fruity *New Size*
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  • Blc. Hunting Island ‘Majestic’ x Blc. Edisto ‘Walton Ray’ AM/AOS
    Blc. Hunting Island ‘Majestic’ x Blc. Edisto ‘Walton Ray’ AM/AOS
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  • Lc. Floralia's Azul 'Sandra' AM/AOS x Cattleya amethystoglossa coerulea 'Blue Sky'
    Lc. Floralia's Azul 'Sandra' AM/AOS x Cattleya amethystoglossa coerulea 'Blue Sky'
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  • Blc. Bouton Star ‘Harp Song’ AM/AOS
    Blc. Bouton Star ‘Harp Song’ AM/AOS
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  • Lc. Amphion 'Cherry Pie'
    Lc. Amphion 'Cherry Pie'
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  • Cattleya schilleriana
    Cattleya schilleriana
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  • Cattleya lueddemanniana 'Springtime' x 'Mendenhall'
    Cattleya lueddemanniana 'Springtime' x 'Mendenhall'
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  • Blc. (Eagle Island x Horace) '#10' x Blc. Misty Girl 'Royal Queen' AM/AOS
    Blc. Misty Girl 'Royal Queen'
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  • Potinara Carolina Splendor
    Potinara Carolina Splendor
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  • Cattleya harrisoniae 'Homestead' x Cattleya harrisoniae
    Cattleya harrisoniae 'Homestead' x Cattleya harrisoniae
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  • Blc. South Island ‘Beautiful Dreamer’ *Limited Edition*
    Blc. South Island ‘Beautiful Dreamer’ *Limited Edition*
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