Chysis bractescens - 50mm


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Chysis bractescens - 50mm

Chysis bractescens is a species found in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua.

They can grow up to 50cm with an inflorescence up to 40cm, with typically up to 8 flowers on a tight cluster that are about 7cm in size.

It is recommended to give this species a drier Winter to initiate flowering.

Ideal conditions are

  • low to medium light that is filtered, 
  • cool to warm locations
  • in a well drained mix that dries before it is watered again.

They can be grown on a mount and is probably the best way to grow these to cater for it's growth habit.