Aerangis verdickii


Described: (De Wilde) Schltr., 1918
Origin: Central and southern Africa.
Temperature: 15°-28°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist frequently. Decrease water and mist during winter.
Humidity: 60-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Mounted on a slab of cork.
Morphology: A robust Aerangis species with light green leaves and thick strong growing roots. The flowers are 3 cm with spurs up to 15 cm long. 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: May to July.
Flowering time: 3 to 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Jasmine scent during the night.