Discribed: (J. Lindley) Schlechter, 1925
Synonym: Cattleya violacea, Isabella violacea, Sophronitis violacea.
Temperatures: 15°- 24°C
Water: Regular waterings. Kept humid all year.
Air humidity: 60-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation.
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Mounted on cork.
Morphology: Compact miniature epiphyte with slender leaves and small pseudo bulbs. 1 to 4 flowers appear on the bottom of the leaves and grow 1.8 to 2.5 cm in size.
Flowering season: Winter, Spring.
Flowering time: 2 to 3 weeks
Fragrance: No scent