Discribed: J. Lindley, 1840
Temperatures: 18°- 32°C
Water: weekly waterings. Mist regularly. Needs a dry winter rest.
Air humidity: 60-80%
Placement: Half shade to sunny position + good ventilation.
Presentation: 3 years from a flowering size plant. Mounted on cork.
Morphology: A trully stunning Cattleya with 6 to 10 cm flowers. Prefers a piece of wood and is best grown pendent.
Flowering season: Summer, Autumn.
Flowering time: 4 to 6 weeks
Fragrance: Spicy scented