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 (3076) Maxillaria-nigrescens
Genus: Maxillaria
Species: nigrescens
Indigenous to: Venezuela

clumping 2` ovate bulbs topped by a single 10` lanceolate dark green leaf; flushes of upward reaching 8` single flowered spikes produce nodding completely wine red 2`flowers with slightly twisting sepals and petals and a small lip

 Blooming Season:
Winter,Spring,Summer Blooming
 Light Requirements:
Bright to Shade; 2000-3000 Footcandles (bright indirect light,strong shadowing)
Intermediate; 55°F min. to 85°F max.
 Catalog number:3076_2548
6" Basket
Blooming Size (mature flowering size plant)
Moist; 3-5 waterings per week (let dry lightly between waterings)

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