Laelia anceps 'Irwins' AM/RHS x self
The 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.
08/25/2011 - Spike, Blog entry
05/15/2011 - Re-potted into clay/sphagnum.
08/05/2009 - Added to collection.
TRIBE: Epidendreae SUBTRIBE: Laeliinae