Gongora portentosa


Discribed: Reichenbach f., 1869
Origin: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru.
Synonym: Gongora ecornuta
Temperature: 15°-24°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist regularly.
Humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Near flowering size plant. Potted in fine bark in a 11 cm pot.
Morphology: One of the largest flowering Gongoras. The pendent inflorescences carry many flowers and reach 60 cm in length.
Flowering season: February to May.
Flowering time: 3 to 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Spicy scent.