Rhynchostylis gigantea


Discribed: (J. Lindley) Ridley, 1896
Origin: Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Hainan (China), Borneo and the Philippines.
Temperature: 17°-28°C
Water: Once a week water + mist daily.
Humidity: 75-85%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Large flowering size plant. Potted in 15 cm with medium bark.
Morphology: Carries a pendulous inflorescence heavily packed with 2 cm large flowers. Some plants have white flowers (alba form), some purple (rubra form) and others are white with pink spots. 
Flowering season: Summer and occasionally in autumn.
Flowering time: +/- 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Strong scent.