Trichocentrum nanum


Described: (J. Lindley) Braem, 1993
Origin: South America.
Synonym: Lophiaris nana, Oncidium nanum
Temperature: 15°-24°C
Water: Once a week water. Mist regularly.
Humidity: 60-80%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Near flowering size plant. Potted in fine bark in a 6 cm pot.
Morphology: Also known as a “mule ear orchid”. Has small to medium size leathery leaves pointing in all directions. Short inflorescences carry 2 cm flowers.
Flowering season: From spring to autumn.
Flowering time: +/- 4 weeks.
Fragrance: No scent.