Phalaenopsis gigantea


Discribed: J.J. Smith, 1909
Origin: Borneo (Sabah, Sarawak)
Temperature: 17°-28°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist regularly.
Humidity: 75-85%
Placement: Full shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 12 cm pot with fine bark.
Morphology: As it name suggest this plant makes very large overhanging leaves.  It blooms on a short pendulous stem with 4 to 6,5 cm flowers. Flowers are light green with many pink dots and markings on the petals
Flowering season: July to September
Flowering time: +/- 4 weeks
Fragrance: Sweet scent