Stelis restrepioides


Discribed: (J. Lindley) Pridgeon & M.W. Chase, 2001
Origin: Ecuador, Peru.
Synonyms: Pleurothallis restrepioides
Temperatures: 8°- 18°C
Water: weekly. Mist daily.
Air humidity: 80-90%
Placement: Full shade + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant in 10,5 cm pot.
Flowers: 20 to 30 cm long inflorescences appear on top of the leaves in a slender curly shape full of maroon red flowers. Very large flowers for a Stelis, up to 3.7 cm tall!
Flowering season: 1-4
Flowering time: 5 to 10 days
Fragrance: soft scent