Pescatoria dayana


Discribed: Reichenbach f.,1872
Origin: Panama, Colombia, Ecuador.
Synonym: Zygopetalum dayanum
Temperatures: 15°-22°C
Water: Once a week. During hot weather the roots need to be kept moist. Avoid wet leaves in winter.
Air humidity: 75-85%
Placement: Full shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 12 cm pot in fine bark grain.
Morphology: Nice big plants with Fan-shaped light green leaves and 6 to 7,5 cm large flowers. Flowers appear on a short stem often hidden between the foliage.
Flowering season: November to February.
Flowering time:  3 to 4 weeks
Fragrance: Strong scent