Maxillaria gracilis


Described: Loddiges, 1832
Synonyms: Maxillaria humilis
Origin: Brazil (in forests on the Atlantic coast and in Minas Gerais).
Temperature: 14°-25°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: A medium size compact orchid with several to many short inflorescences. Flowers measure 1,1 to 1,6 cm.
Flowering season: Spring and summer.
Flowering time: 3 to 4 weeks.
Fragrance: No scent.