Sophronitis brevipendiculata


Described: (Cogniaux) Fowlie, 1972
Origin: Brazil.

Synonym: Cattleya brevipendiculata
Temperature: 12°-20°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist frequently.
Humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Full shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Mounted on cork.
Morphology: A miniature epiphyte or lithophyte with flowers up to 5 cm in diameter. Suitable for paludarium.
Flowering season: January to May.
Flowering time: 2 to 3 weeks.
Fragrance: No scent.