Gastrochilus calceolaris


Described: (Buch.-Ham. ex Sm.) D. Don, 1825
Origin: Widespread in tropical and subtropical Asia.
Temperature: 15°-26°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist frequently.
Humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant on cork.
Morphology: A compact little epiphyte that we prefer to grow on cork. Ideal for terrarium. Inflorescences are short and flowers can grow up to 2 cm in size.
Flowering season: June to August.
Flowering time: 3 to 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Mild scent