Prosthechea prismatocarpa


Discribed: (Reichenbach f.) W.E. Higgins, 1997
Origin: Costa Rica, Panama.
Synonym: Panarica prismatocarpa, Encyclia prismatocarpa, Epidendrum prismatocarpum
Temperatures: 14°-22°C
Water: water weekly. Allow roots to dry out in between waterings.
Air humidity: 60-70%
Placement: Halfshade + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 9 cm pot with fine bark grain.
Morphology: Up to 5 cm large flowers on fairly thin inflorescences. Light green petals with dark brown freckels and a pink lip.
Flowering season: Spring, Summer and Autumn.
Flowering time: 4 to 6 weeks
Fragrance: Strong sweet scent