Cattleya dowiana var. aurea 'Golden Glow'
One of the most sought after of all the Cattleya species, C. dowiana is the prized jewel in orchid breeding! The aurea form has gorgeous yellow blooms with a heavily striated red lip. We have these as seedling sized plants in 2'' pots, approximately 3-4 years 'til blooming size. Plant in picture #2 is representative of this offering.
- Height: 12''
- Light: Bright to very bright, 2500+ foot candles, midday shade recommended
- Water: Dry between. Fast draining mix required to avoid rot
- Temperature: Intermediate to warm, favoring warm. 58F nights to 95F days
- Fragrant: Yes