Aerangis kotschyana


Described: (Rchb.f.) Schltr., 1918
Origin: Tropical and subtropical Africa.
Temperature: 17°-28°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist frequently. Decrease water and mist during winter.
Humidity: 70-90%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: 2 years from a flowering size plant.
Morphology: One of the larger Aerangis species with dark green leaves and long hanging inflorescences. The flowers have 3,5 cm long spurs. To ensure blooming give more bright light and less water during winter. In summer give more water and a half to full shade position.
Flowering season: October to January.
Flowering time: 3 to 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Jasmin scent during the night.