ORIGIN: Found in Santa Catarina to Espirito Santo states, Brazil at elevations of 600 to 1200 meters.
DESCRIPTION: Medium sized, cool to warm growing terrestrial or epiphyte, has clustered, often buried in leaf litter, ovoid or ovoid-oblong, compressed, lightly sulcate, shiny dark green pseudobulbs carrying 3 to 5 apical, coriaceous, narrowly lanceolate or linear-lanceolate, acute or shortly acuminate, plicate, long-attenuate below leaves that blooms on an erect, to 1 1/2' [45 cm] long, several [3 to 10] flowered, racemose inflorescence with showy, fragrant, waxy, long-lived flowers occurring in the winter through spring.
FLOWER SIZE: To 3 1/2 inches [9 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Posted by Stephen Van Kampen-Lewis 9 months ago
I made a video on the PET method of Catasetum potting. I'm pretty sure this is the first such video like this in English. Enjoy! https://youtu.be/eMXBwGhuT6I
OrchidWiz: Offspring of Brassavola nodosa
Posted by Alex Maximiano 10 months ago
To view the first-generation offspring of Brassavola nodosa in OrchidWiz, follow these steps:
From the Start screen, enter partial text "nodosa" and click "Search Orchid".
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