Pleurothallis sclerophylla


Described: J. Lindley, 1835-36
Origin: Wide spread in central and South America.
Temperature: 12°-20°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist frequently.
Humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Full shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 9 cm pot with fine bark.
Morphology: Compact medium size plant with leathery leaves and inflorescences of 15 to 25 cm long. Many star shaped flowers open simultaneous and are fragrant.
Flowering season: Spring, Autumn.
Flowering time: +/- 3 weeks.
Fragrance: Soft scent