Maxillaria ringens


Described: Reichenbach f., 1863
Origin: Central and South America.
Temperature: 15°-26°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist frequently.
Humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Half to full shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 9 cm pot with sphagnum moss.
Morphology: Epiphyte with broad dark green leaves. Flowers appear on the base of the bulbs on short spikes and reach 2,5 to 5 cm in size.
Flowering season: Winter, spring and summer.
Flowering time: 2 to 3 weeks.
Fragrance: Sweet scented.