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Cattleya bowringiana var. semi alba 'One in a Million'

Cattleya bowringiana var. semi alba 'One in a Million'

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Introducing the Enchanting Elegance of Nature: Cattleya bowringiana var. semi alba 'One in a Million'

Explore the world of botanical rarity with Cattleya bowringiana var. semi alba 'One in a Million,' a captivating variation set to redefine your orchid experience. Originating from the rocky cliffs and lively streams of Belize and Guatemala, this cultivar embodies its natural habitat with its graceful appearance.

Very Rare and Hard to Find! This is a compact medium-sized pseudobulbs adorned with dark green, sturdy leaves, this orchid enchants with its delicate inflorescence. Its blooms transition from hints of coerulea to a pristine white hue with a touch of magenta on the lip, adding a unique charm to your collection.

Cultivating Tips for Cattleya bowringiana var. semi alba 'One in a Million' with these expert tips tailored to unlock its full splendor:

  1. Light: Provide ample bright, indirect light to mimic its natural habitat, ensuring proper development of its delicate blooms. Shield from direct sunlight to prevent sunburn.

  2. Temperature: Create a warm and inviting environment, mirroring its native tropical climate. Aim for daytime temperatures of 70-85°F (21-29°C), with a slight nighttime drop.

  3. Humidity: Embrace its affinity for moisture by maintaining a humidity level of 60-70%. Employ humidity trays or a humidifier to foster optimal growth conditions.

  4. Watering: Strike a balance with watering, allowing the growing medium to dry slightly between waterings. Opt for distilled water to prevent mineral buildup and ensure the health of your orchid.

  5. Potting Medium: Opt for a well-draining orchid mix that facilitates adequate aeration around the roots, promoting healthy growth and blooming.

  6. Fertilization: Nourish your orchid with a balanced orchid fertilizer during the active growing season, tapering off in the dormant period to encourage blooming.

  7. Rest Period: Grant a brief respite during the winter months, reducing watering and fertilizer to stimulate the emergence of breathtaking blooms.

  8. Repotting: Refresh the growing medium every 2-3 years or when the pseudobulbs become crowded, rejuvenating your orchid's vitality.

Thi is a blooming size in a 5" clay pot, newly repotted, about 1 to 2 years to bloom, grown from seed, limited!

Enhance your orchid collection with Cattleya bowringiana var. semi alba 'One in a Million.' Experience the beauty of its unique blooms, adding a touch of elegance to your space. This orchid offers a rare and exquisite charm, enriching your collection with its distinctive allure.

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