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 (6760) Dracula-decussata (niesseniae)
Genus: Dracula
Species: decussata (niesseniae)
Indigenous to: Colombia

a fine orchid with beautiful contrasting flowers, clumping 6` paddle-shaped leaves, short infloresences appear from the sides of the basket, 1` blooms tilt slightly down with 2` long reddish tails, the fused tepals are triangular in shape, very finely hirsute, white and centrally spotted with dark red, tiny club-like petals are reddish-orange, minute lip is white, one of the few Draculas producing more than one open flower at a time per spike

 Blooming Season:
Winter,Spring Blooming
 Light Requirements:
Shade; 500-1500 Footcandles (indirect low light,slight shadowing)
 Temperature:
Intermediate; 55°F min. to 85°F max.
 Deciduous:
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 Catalog number:6760_4566
 Mount:
4" Basket
 Size:
Blooming Size (mature flowering size plant)
 Watering:
Daily Watering/Moist; 5-7 waterings per week
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