Stanhopea insignis


Discribed: Frost ex W. Hook., 1829
Origin: Brazil
Temperature: 15°-22°C
Water: Once a week water. In summer a good soak. In winter a quick shower.
Humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Full shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant in hanging basket. Potted in medium bark.
Flowers: Large, waxy flowers up to 14 cm. The inflorescence distinguish by its large bracts.
Flowering season: August, September.
Flowering time: +/- 10 days.
Fragrance: Strong sweet scent