Laelia purpurata carnea #69 x carnea 'Maria da Gloria'

Laelia purpurata carnea #69 x carnea 'Maria da Gloria' - Flower photo by Richard LindbergLaelia purpurata carnea #69 x carnea 'Maria da Gloria' - Flower photo by Richard LindbergLaelia purpurata carnea #69 x carnea 'Maria da Gloria' - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Laelia (L) has a few species in Mexico and parts of Central America.

Laelia purpurata grows in Brazil and needs a dry winter rest. It is fragrant, cool to hot growing and needs bright light. It can bloom any time from late spring into fall.

09/19/2008 - Added to collection as a division of another plant.

TRIBE: Epidendreae     SUBTRIBE: Laeliinae