Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
Spider orchids flowering on a Spanish moss web
Native to Mexico, Central America, the West Indies, and northern South America
Brassia species and its popular hybrids are common in cultivation. 30 to 40 species with numerous hybrids
Green to yellowish green and brown with redish brown or meroon stripes or spots
As a cut flower the vase life is shorter than most other orchids
Strong floral, at times. Other times no scent
Perfect accent flower
Water once or twice a week when actively growing and less in colder months.
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