Cyrtopodium paranaense - Plant
Description for Cyrtopodium paranaense
As a terrestrial they can be a garden plant because of their large size which may account for not often being seen in collections.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Cyrtopodium paranaense Cyrtopodium palmifrons||Bright yellow, Yellow-green.||dec-feb (winter)||Plants terrestrial, 50â€“150 cm. Pseudobulbs elongate, fusiform. Inflorescences erect, racemes to panicles, 100â€“200 cm. Flowers bright yellow, 3â€“4 cm wide; lip with middle lobe margins not conspicuously verruculose-tuberculate, lateral lobes bright yellow, shorter than middle lobe. Capsules to 10 cm.||Easy.|
Planting and care
|Full sun.||sand peat mix.||Keep the soil moist, cut back the water in winters.||-||-|
Caring for Cyrtopodium paranaense
Typical uses of Cyrtopodium paranaense
Ornamental use: Flowers are good for cutting.