ORIGIN: Found in southern Yunnan Province of China, northeastern India, Assam and Myanmar.
DESCRIPTION: Small sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte with ovoid pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical leaf and blooms on a basal, erect, few flowered, umbellate inflorescence that has fragrant [ie. bad] flowers occurring in the spring and fall. This species needs to be grown in a pot or basket with a fast draining medium, partial shade, ample water and fertilizer and good air circulation.
FLOWER SIZE: 1 x 6 1/2 inch [2.5 x 17 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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