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Cattleya amethystoglossa var. flammea

Cattleya amethystoglossa var. flammea

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Introducing the Collector's Cattleya: Cattleya amethystoglossa var. flammea - A Rare Gem for Orchid Enthusiasts!

Are you in search of an extraordinary orchid variety that's as elusive as it is exquisite? Look no further! We proudly present the Cattleya amethystoglossa var. flammea, a truly rare and hard-to-find orchid species that's sure to captivate the hearts of collectors and orchid enthusiasts alike.

Cattleya amethystoglossa var. flammea is a gem among orchids, known for its unique beauty and exceptional quality. With vibrant blooms and lush foliage, this collector's orchid promises to be the crown jewel of your botanical collection. Here's what you need to know about this extraordinary orchid:

Caring for Cattleya amethystoglossa var. flammea is a rewarding experience, and with a little attention to its specific needs, you'll witness its breathtaking beauty flourish. Here are some essential cultivation tips:

1. Light and Ventilation: This orchid thrives in environments with ample ventilation and high humidity. Ensure it receives plenty of indirect light, avoiding direct sunlight, which can harm the plant.

2. Temperature: Maintain a temperature range between 18°C and 25°C (64°F to 77°F). Consistent temperatures within this range are crucial for optimal flowering and leaf and flower quality.

3. Monitoring Light Levels: Pay close attention to the color of the leaves. Dark leaves may signal insufficient light, potentially affecting flowering. Conversely, overly pale, yellowish-green leaves may indicate too much light. Adjust the orchid's placement to achieve the ideal lighting conditions.

4. Potting Medium: Opt for a well-draining potting medium that promotes aeration. A mixture of cubed coconut fiber, pine bark, crushed stone, and sphagnum moss is an excellent choice to provide the necessary support and moisture balance.

5. Humidity and Watering: High humidity is essential for the Cattleya amethystoglossa var. flammea's well-being. Ensure the potting medium dries out between waterings, but be vigilant, as it may dry quickly in the hotter summer months. Depending on your potting medium, daily watering might be necessary during the summer to maintain the orchid's hydration.

6. Orientation: When positioning your orchid, ensure the front, where new shoots emerge, faces the direction with the most light. This will help promote healthy growth and flowering.

Cattleya amethystoglossa var. flammea is not just an orchid; it's a testament to the wonders of nature and a true collector's dream. Its rarity and exquisite beauty make it a prized addition to any orchid collection.

This is a near to blooming size in  4" clay pot, newly repotted, about 2 to 3 years to bloom, grown from seed, limited!

Don't miss this opportunity to own a piece of horticultural history. Cultivate the Cattleya amethystoglossa var. flammea with care, and you'll be rewarded with stunning blooms and lush foliage that will leave a lasting impression for years to come.

Elevate your orchid collection today with the unparalleled beauty of the Collector's Cattleya - Cattleya amethystoglossa var. flammea!

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