Laelia lundii var. coerulea (mounted)
Rare variety of Laelia lundii native to windswept, dry Brazil. Miniature variety of Cattleya/Brassavola type with fragrant flowers. Spring bloomers with 1.5" flowers. Great size for terrariums.
Blooming size plant. First photo is representative of the flowers you can expect from a specimen size plant. Second photo is the plant you will receive.
LAELIA CARE INFO:
Potting mix: Coarse orchid bark or mounted on cork with long fiber sphagnum. Repot when pot bound in Spring.
Light: Bright indirect - dappled direct light. Shaded South or West facing preferred. Bright North or East face is ok.
Water: Water frequently in hot months when media is fully dry, decrease in cold months. Water every day or every other day if mounted.
Temp: Warm (60F min night, 85F max day).
Humidity: 40-80%, high humidity must be accompanied by good air circulation.
Fertilizing: 1/2 strength urea-free fertilizer, every other watering as new roots and leaves emerge. Decrease to 1/4 strength or less in winter.