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Prosthechea prismatocarpa, Encyclia prismatocarpa, Panarica prismatocarpa, Appendage Orchid, Prismatic Seed Pod Encyclia

Prosthechea prismatocarpa, Encyclia prismatocarpa, Panarica prismatocarpa

Appendage Orchid, Prismatic Seed Pod Encyclia
Family: Orchidaceae
Origin: Central America
Small shrub 2-5 ftSemi-shadeEpiphyteRegular waterModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersYellow/orange flowersFragrant

Prosthechea prismatocarpa is a large-sized, cool to cold growing epiphyte, which reaching 50 cm in height, with elongate, conic, 15 cm long and up to 5 cm in diameter pseudobulbs.

Moderately bright light should be filtered or dispersed. The plants should not be exposed directly to the sun, especially at noon. Strong air movement should be ensured all the time.

Rainfall is moderate and even abundant, with a 2-month slightly drier period at the end of winter.


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Prosthechea prismatocarpa, Encyclia prismatocarpa, Panarica prismatocarpa, Appendage Orchid, Prismatic Seed Pod Encyclia
Prosthechea prismatocarpa, Encyclia prismatocarpa, Panarica prismatocarpa, Appendage Orchid, Prismatic Seed Pod Encyclia


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