A lovely species with short, bifoliate growth habit and clusters of waxy, vibrant colored blooms. Fuchsia and purple flowers have darker petal spotting plus an intense candy-like scent. Spring to Summer flowering. Must be cultivated in bright, warm conditions and can be grown in in hanging baskets but should only be repotted when necessary. The roots of this species must have access to both air and sunlight for the plant to thrive.
These seedlings are growing attached to cedar mounts.
Unless otherwise stated, please understand that bloom photos show mature sized plants not what those offered currently look like.
|Pot Size||Cedar Mount
|Bloom Color||Purple, Fuchsia, Brown/Tan|
|Expected First Flowering||These plants are expected to be flowering size 2 years|
|Light Requirements||Very Bright Light, Some Direct Morning Sun Tolerated|
|Size Expected at Maturity||Standard- Large growth habit, at least 15”-18” tall, excluding flowers|
|Blooming Season||Summer, Fall, Various|
|Suitable for Windowsill or Under Artificial Lights||No|
|Temperature Requirements. (Based on Carter & Holmes Orchids recommendations for plant growth)||Intermediate/Warm Grower- This plant can tolerate a range of temperatures from 55-90 degrees with adequate humidity and airflow.|