Cattleya (Schm.) tibicinis sp. BS
- Type: Species
- Fragrance: Yes
- Flower Size: 8-10cm
- Flower Colour: Red to purple/ Dark brown
- Conditions: Intermediate to warm
- Plant Size: Matured
- Pot Size: 8cm
- Potting Media: Pine bark
- Available: Without spikes or buds or flowers
- Growing Tips:
Short Description: Schomburgkia tibicinis sp. is native to Mexico and the South American countries. A common name for the species is the trumpet player's Schomburgkia. Warm to hot growing epiphytic Orchid. The cylindric pseudobulbs are hollow, and have gaps. In their native,in the wild, Ants enter these gaps and make their homes in these hollow psedudobulbs. The spikes are really really long, erect ranging from 8 to15 feet in height with fragrant flowers opening successively in a cluster at the apex, the spikes are high up in the air like they are in space so that they do not break.
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.