Brassavola nodosa in pot
Discribed: (L.) J. Lindley, 1831.
Origin: Central and South America.
Synonym: Brassavola grandiflora
Temperatures: 17°- 28°C
Water: weekly watering. Mist regularly. Less in winter.
Air humidity: 60-70%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation.
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 9 cm pot with bark and perlite.
Morphology: An easy flowering and popular epiphyte. Produces 5,7 to 8 cm large flowers in white and light green. One leaf can carry 1 to 6 flowers.
Flowering season: June to October.
Flowering time: 4 weeks
Fragrance: Night scented like jasmin.