Discribed: (J. Lindley ex Stevens) Archila, 2002
Origin: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela.
Synonyms: Ida cinnabarina, Lycaste cinnabarina
Temperatures: 8°- 18°C
Water: water weekly and mist daily. Requires a moist environment.
Air humidity: 75-95%
Placement: Full shade position+ good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 15 cm pot with medium bark and perlite.
Morphology: For a Sudamerlycaste this plant has very large flowers and an intense orange labellum. Flowers can be 8 to 9 cm. Leaves can be 90 cm tall.
Flowering season: Summer.
Flowering time: +/- 4 weeks.