Cyrtochilum tucumanense


Discribed: (Humbold & Bonpland) Kunth, 1816
Origin: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia.
Temperature: 9°-19°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist regularly.
Humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Young size plant in 9 cm pot. Flowers in 3 years.
Morphology: A little lithophytic grower from the cloud forests in the Andes. New growth comes on top of the old growth. 1,3 cm flowers appear on a thin inflorescence of 10 to 18 cm long.
Flowering season: From Autumn until Spring.
Flowering time: 2 to 3 weeks.
Fragrance: No scent.