Laelia anceps x Cattleya Coquina

Laelia anceps x Cattleya Coquina - Flower photo by Richard LindbergLaelia anceps x Cattleya Coquina - Flower photo by Richard LindbergLaelia anceps x Cattleya Coquina - Plant photo by Richard LindbergLaelia (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 potted in sphagnum over peanuts in a 3 1/2-inch clay pot. There is a single pseudobulb with good roots and stands six inches above the pot.

01/08/2012 - Bloomed, Blog entry

12/05/2011 - Divided and repotted, Blog entry

10/01/2011 - Added to collection as a pot of backbulbs.