Cattleya jenmanii


Discribed: R. Rolfe, 1906

Origin: Guyana, Venezuela.

Temperatures: 17°- 28°C
Water: Once a week water + befog regelarly. Less water in winter. Make sure roots dry out between waterings.
Air humidity: 60-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: 2 years from a flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 9 cm pot with fine bark + perlite.
Morphology: An unifoliate compact epiphyte with light pink flowers. The lip is white with lila shades.
Flowering season: Summer, Autumn.
Flowering time: 3 weeks
Fragrance: Sweet scent