Prosthechea brassavolae


Discribed: (Reichenbach f.) W.E. Higgins, 1997
Origin: Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama.
Synonym: Epidendrum brassavolae, Encyclia brassavolae, Panarica brassavolae.
Temperature: 15°-24°C
Water: Water + mist regularly
Humidity: 60-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant in a 11 cm pot.
Flowers: Produces spikes with 4 to 14 waxy flowers. The flowers remind of the Brassavola genus.
Flowering season: Between April and November
Flowering time: 4 to 6 weeks
Fragrance: Sweet scent