Cattleya forbesii sp.- Without Flowers | BS
- Type: Species
- Fragrance: yes
- Flower Size: 6-11 cm
- Flower Colour: White/ Light Green
- Conditions: Intermediate to warm
- Plant Size: Medium
- Pot Size: 7 cm
- Potting Media: Pine bark
- Available: Without spike/ buds/ flowers
- Growing Tips: Click here for Cattleya Care Guide
Short Description: Cattleya forbesii sp. is a species native to Brazil, found near streams or the sea coast on trees and rocks. One of the most sought after species. Fragrant bubble gum scented, waxy, flowers. The pseudobulbs are very stick like, thin, this species does not grow any fleshy pseudobulbs, do not compare the health of the pseudobulbs of these plants to the other cattleya hybrids or species, plants were imported Bare-root, grown in pine bark, now well rooted. Limited stock. Grab yours now.
Best grown mounted to tree fern or cork or potted in well draining medium, bright light, cool to warm temperatures and a warm humid summer and a slight winter rest after flowering.v
Please refer plant pictures for size reference.
Note: Colors, patterns & size of the flowers can vary due to the variations produced by hybrids or species. There are chances that the buds/flowers could dry up in transit during Shipping after packing. The local climatic conditions and the nutrition given can affect the brightness & colour intensity of flowers. While we make every effort to match the actual colours of the flowers, the photographs may not be the exact representation, due to different monitor setting.