Zygopetalum crinitum


Described: Loddiges, 1831
Origin: Brazil.
Temperature: 12°-20°C
Water: Twice a week during active growth and in hot weather. Once a week in winter.
Humidity: 60-80%
Placement: Half full shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 13 cm pot with medium bark. Division of mother plant.
Morphology: A medium size easy flowering epiphyte with strong growing upright flower spikes and 6 to 7 cm large flowers.
Flowering season: January to April.
Flowering time: +/- 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Spicy scent.