Brassia caudata alba

Brassia caudata alba - Flower photo by Richard LindbergBrassia caudata alba - Flower photo by Richard LindbergBrassia caudata alba - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Brassia (Brs) contains 29 species spread throughout tropical America. They are very prone to pleating if not watered enough during growth spurts.

Brassia caudata grows all the way from Florida to northern South America. It is warm to hot growing and is quite fragrant. This Brassia is a good indoor plant for you if you can grow Dendrobiums.

This is a group of backbulbs left from dividing a larger plant.

02/05/2008 - Backbulbs formed a keiki. That was separated and is now this plant. The remaining backbulbs have been saved but do not appear viable.

02/01/2007 - Division of another collection plant.

TRIBE: Maxillarieae     SUBTRIBE: Oncidiinae