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 (2138) Lycaste-cruenta
Genus: Lycaste
Species: cruenta
Indigenous to: Mexico

an attractive and floriferous plant, dark green 4" pseudobulbs topped with wide plicate 15" deciduous leaves, 6" spikes emerge at the base of the bulbs before and during the emergence of new growths, spikes are topped with a single long-lasting wide-open 4" bloom, glossy sepals are greenish-yellow, petals are bright orange-yellow and lip is brilliant yellow with crimson spotting, blooms spring to fall, very fragrant

Growing Tip: Water every 2 weeks in winter.

 Blooming Season:
Spring,Summer,Fall Blooming
 Light Requirements:
Bright; 2500-3500 Footcandles (very bright indirect light)
 Temperature:
Intermediate; 55°F min. to 85°F max.
 Deciduous:
Deciduous
FragrantFragrant
 Catalog number:2138_8045
 Mount:
6" Basket
 Size:
Blooming Size (mature flowering size plant)
 Watering:
Moist/Dry; 2-4 waterings per week(let dry between waterings)
 Price:
 Catalog number:2138_344
 Mount:  Size:  Watering:
4" Pot Blooming Size (mature flowering size plant) Potted, Moist/Dry; 1-3 waterings per week(let dry between waterings)
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 Catalog number:2138_2434
 Mount:  Size:  Watering:
6" Pot Specimen (larger multi-growth plant) Potted, Moist/Dry; 1-3 waterings per week(let dry between waterings)
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