Prosthechea vespa, +1 FS
Discribed: (Vell.) W.E. Higgins, 1997 publ. 1998
Origin: Common epiphyte throughout tropical America.
Synonyms: Encyclia vespa, Anacheilium crassilabium
Temperatures: 15°- 22°C
Water: weekly. Allow roots to dry out between waterings.
Air humidity: 60-80%
Placement: Half shade position+ good ventilation
Presentation: 1 year to a flowering size plant. Potted in 9 cm pot with fine bark.
Flowers: 4 to 9 flowers on every spike.
Flowering season: 3-8, 10-12
Flowering time: +/- 4 weeks
Fragrance: Sweet scent