Discribed: J. Lindley, 1838
Origin: Himalaya region, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
Water: Once a week water. Mist regularly when temperatures exceed 22°C.
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 12 cm pot with medium grain bark.
Morphology: This medium large epiphyte or lithophyte produces new pseudobulbs on a creeping rhizome each 7,5 cm. One to a few flowers appear in succession on top of the pseudobulbs. They reach 3 to 4 cm in diameter.
Flowering season: April, May and September, October.
Flowering time: 3 to 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Soft scent