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 (5411) Sophronitis-mantiqueirae
Genus: Sophronitis
Species: mantiqueirae
Indigenous to: Brazil

Absolutely charming mini, ½ to 1 inch bulbs producing a single 1 to 2 inch green leathery leaf, single blooms appear on new growths with a massive 2 inch rounded flat bloom that is a deep orange red and a pinched lip with yellow streaking inside. The flowers quite literally pop with brightness and charm. Wet grower that tolerates heat as long as nights cool off.

 Blooming Season:
Spring Blooming
 Light Requirements:
Bright; 2500-3500 Footcandles (very bright indirect light)
Intermediate to Cool; 52°F min. to 80°F max.
 Catalog number:5411_2328
Stick Mounted Plant
Blooming Size (mature flowering size plant)
Moist/Daily Watering; 4-7 waterings per week

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