Epidendrum ciliare


Discribed: L., 1759
Origin: Central and South America
Synonym: Coilostylis ciliaris
Temperatures: 15°-24°C
Water: Once a week, allow roots and soil to dry out + befog regularly
Air humidity: 60-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 15 cm pot with medium bark. Division from mother plant.
Morphology: 7 to 8 cm large flowers on short oerhanging inflorescences. Plants produce large, thick pseudo bulbs with 2 leathery leaves. 
Flowering season: August to October.
Flowering time: 3 to 4 weeks
Fragrance: Strong scent