Gastrochilus acutifolius


Described: (J. Lindley.) Kuntze, 1891
Origin: Himalaya region up to Vietnam.
Temperature: 15°-26°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist frequently.
Humidity: 60-75%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 9 cm pot with fine bark.
Morphology: A typical vandaceous plant with inflorescences of 5 cm long and 2 cm flowers widely positioned in an umbel.
Flowering season: October to December.
Flowering time: 3 to 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Sweet scented.