Description: The plant has 18 pendulously hanging inflorescences with 794 flowers and 60 buds. The longest inflorescence is 32 inches long. The flowers closes (sleeps) at night and opens back up during daylight. This photo was taken in the afternoon. The plant received a Certificate of Cultural Merit from the Honolulu Orchid Society Judges yesterday (November 14, 2018).
Culture: The plant is growing in a 10-inch square wooden basket and hung in the open under 70 percent shade cloth. The plant is watered almost daily and fertilized once per week with Michigan State University formula fertilizer.
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