Eria spicata

Eria spicata - Flower photo by Richard LindbergEria spicata - Flower photo by Richard LindbergEria spicata - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Eria (Eria) contains 370 species that are found across tropical Asia and out through the Pacific Islands. They have quite varried cultural needs, so check on the specific species for help with growing.

Eria spicata grows throughout Southeast Asia in the lower mountains. It is warm to hot growing, needs bright light and is fragrant. It blooms in spring and summer.

This plant is in peagravel in a 3-inch plastic pot. There are nine pseudobulbs and it stands 8 inches above the pot.

09/05/2012 - Bloomed, Blog entry

08/24/2011 - Bloomed, Blog entry

03/10/2009 - Added to collection and repotted. I got this plant from the raffle table at Sonoma.

TRIBE: Podochileae     SUBTRIBE: Eriinae