Epidendrum nocturnum


Discribed: Jacquin, 1760
Origin: Mexico, Honduras.
Synonym: Epidendrum tridens
Temperatures: 15°- 22°C
Water: water weekly. Less in winter.
Air humidity: 60-80%
Placement: Half shade + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 12 cm pot with fine bark.
Flowers: Large flowers up to 12,5 cm tall comes one after the other on each shoot.
Flowering season: 6-12
Flowering time: 3 to 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Night scented