Maxillaria rufescens 'Glowing Embers'


Discribed: J. Lindley, 1835
Origin: Central and South America
Temperature: 15°-22°C
Water: Once a week water + mist regularly.
Humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 11 cm pot with fine bark.
Morphology: Close to the base of the bulbs arises 1 to few flowers. They measure 1,2 to 2,8 cm in diameter. This form has a yellow background overlaid with an orange/red glow and a darker red lip.
Flowering season: All year
Flowering time: +/- 3 weeks
Fragrance: Vanilla scent