Procatavola Key Lime Stars (2” pot near blooming size)
New! Procatavola Key Lime Stars is a great new hybrid, registered in 2019, that combines Brassavola nodosa with Cattleychea Lime Sherbet, which is Cattleya forbesii crossed with Prosthechea mariae. So everyone in the family tree is compact growing. Plants have short pseudobulbs topped by rather narrow leaves of heavy substance. While these plants are still in 2” pots, most already have more than one lead and a few have already flowered for us. Get one now before we step them up and raise the price! The photo shows a plant about a year older than the batch we are selling with found large flowers with starry segments the color of Key Lime Pie filling and a white trumpet like lip that can have a touch of green in the throat and sometimes a few pink or purple spots. This orchid is an easy grower and free blooming that likes bright light and good drainage. After each thorough watering, the roots should be allowed to dry completely before watering again. It is well suited to basket culture. We believe this one will do well both under LED lights inside year round, or grown in a bright window in winter and summered outdoors.
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