Laelia purpurata 'Alba'


Discribed: J.Lindley, 1852

Origin: Brazil

Temperatures: 15°- 28°C
Water: Once a week. Allow roots to dry out, especially during winter.
Air humidity: 60-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 12 cm pot with medium bark and perlite.
Morphology: The largest of Laelia flowers with sizes up to 23 cm. This L. purpurata form is pure white.
Flowering season: Between half May and half July.
Flowering time: 4 weeks
Fragrance: Sweet scent.