Stanhopea tigrina nigroviolacea 'The Predator' FCC/AOS – An incredible orchid species from Mexico.
These are divisions of one of the best tigrina around. Highly fragrant and easy to grow. They produce number of spikes and flower can reaching to 6 inches. Like all Stanhopea, they put on a big show that lasts for about 3 days! However, once large, these can flower more than once per season. Stanhopea tigrina typically flower in July. The plant we offer is the ONLY division of awarded FCC/AOS mother plant with 5 spikes will be open soon. Spectacular when it in bloom!
Pot size: 6" hanging basket overgrown
Plant size: Blooming size – In Spikes (July 1)
Color(s): Yellow, cream, mahogany
Bloom season: Summer
Temperature: Warm – Cool – Very temperature tolerant.
Light Level: Low – Medium shade
Water: Keep moist. Reduce water when it's cold.
Fertilizer: Half teaspoon of 20-20-20 every week from Spring to Summer. Adding blooming fertilizer from March to August
Air circulation: Strong