Cattleya bicolor 'Mendenhall-beta' (4N x self)

Cattleya bicolor 'Mendenhall-beta' (4N x self)

Cattleya bicolor grows in Brazil. It is fragrant, cool to warm growing and blooms in spring. The genus Cattleya (C) contains quite a few species from tropical South America. They do best in a medium that has good drainage and dry between watering. Give them a short dryer rest after blooming.