Gongora galeata


Discribed: (J. Lindley) Reichenbach f., 1854
Origin: Mexico
Temperature: 15°-24°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist regularly.
Humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 9 cm pot with fine bark.
Morphology: 3 to 3,5 cm claw shaped flowers hanging on a 10 to 20 cm long inflorescence. Produces several to many inflorescences in succession, sometimes altogether.
Flowering season: Summer and Autumn
Flowering time: 2 to 3 weeks
Fragrance: Apricot scent