Cattleya maxima var alba sp. MS
- Type: Species
- Fragrance: Yes
- Flower Size: 10-12 cm
- Flower Colour: White/ Yellow
- 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 maxima var alba is found in the Peru through Ecuador and Colombia, it also occurs in Venezuela. Also called s the picaboo orchid. Pristine white flowers can reach almost 14cm in size. The characteristic yellow stripe down the center of the lip is present in all forms of cattleya maxima.
Since these are Seed cultured plants and not Mericlones, plants will flower in a range of possibilities coming from the two parents. The picture is for illustration purposes only.
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.