Rhynchostele madrensis


Described: (Reichenbach f.) M.A. Soto Arenas & G.A. Salazar, 1993
Synonyms: Odontoglossum madrense, Lemboglossum madrense.
Origin: El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico and Nicaragua.
Temperature: 10°-20°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist daily.
Humidity: 75-85%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: 2 years from a flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 6 cm pot with fine bark.
Morphology: A compact epiphyte producing 1 or several short inflorescences. Flowers measure 4 to 6 cm. Rare in collections.
Flowering season: August to November.
Flowering time: +/- 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Sweet scented.