Laelia xanthina


Discribed: J. Lindley, 1859
Origin: Brazil.
Synonym: Cattleya xanthina
Temperature: 16°-25°C
Water: Once a week water. Let roots dry out between waterings.
Humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: 3 years from a flowering size plant in 9 cm pot.
Flowers: A medium sized epiphyte with 2 to 6 flowers. They measure 6 to 8 cm.
Flowering season: May, June
Flowering time: 3 to 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Sweet scent.