Laelia anceps CLA2586

Laelia anceps  CLA2586Laelia anceps  CLA2586Laelia anceps  CLA2586 - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Laelia (L) has a few species in Mexico and parts of Central America.

Laelia anceps grows well and blooms well in cultivation. It grows in Mexico and Honduras. It is warm to hot growing, needs a dry winter rest and bright light. If it is dry it can winter outside if there is no hard freeze.

This plant is in rock in a 3-inch plastic pot. There are five pseudobulbs.

09/11/2013 - Removed original backbulb and re-potted. Blog entry

08/08/2013 - Added to collection from Santa Barbara Orchid Estate. Blog entry

TRIBE: Epidendreae     SUBTRIBE: Laeliinae