Cattleya lueddemanniana


Described: Reichenbach f., 1858
Origin: Venezuela.
Temperature: 15°-24°C
Water: Once a week water. Let roots dry out between waterings. Less water in winter.
Humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: 1 years from a flowering size plant. Potted in bark in a 9 cm pot.
Morphology: A medium size epiphyte with single leaves on its pseudobulbs. 1 to 3 flowers bloom on each pseudobulb. Flowers measure up to 20 cm.
Flowering season: Summer and Autumn.
Flowering time: 3 weeks.
Fragrance: Strong sweet scent.