Sudamerlycaste reichenbachii


Discribed: (Gireoud ex Rchb.f.) Archila, 2002
Origin: Peru
Synonym: Ida reichenbachii, Lycaste reichenbachii
Temperatures: 8°- 18°C
Water: water weekly and mist daily. Requires a moist environment.
Air humidity: 70-90%
Placement: Full shade + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering plant in 13 cm pot. This plant has large leaves, up to 80 cm long.
Flowers: Claw shaped flowers with a hairy lip on 12 to 15 cm long stalks.
Flowering season: 5-7
Flowering time: +/- 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Night scented