Lycaste macrophylla

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The Lycaste is a genus that predominates in cool weather zones of countries like Perú y Brasil.

The Lycaste macrophylla is an orchid specie that can be found in countries of Central and South America in wet montane forests in altitudes that go from 400 to 2400 meters, with warm to cool temperatures.

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Description

Generals

Genus

The Lycaste genus have orchids native  from the zone that goes through CubaPerú and Brasil, generally they are found  in different cool weather zone even though there are a few species that can be found in cost zones, therefore milder weathers.


Common Name

In some countries the Lycaste are known as "White Nun".  This name is frequently used in the Lycaste skinneri.

The Lyscaste macrophylla is also called "The Large Leaf Lycaste"

 

  • Specie

    Native to Costa Rica and Panama to the south of Central America and South America


Origin

This specie was described by John Lindley in 1842.

Plant Care

Irrigation - Substrarum

C

Substrate size

3

Lighting - Temperature

K, L, O

Las plantas pierden sus hojas anualmente, en ese momento se ponen amarillas y caen. Eso es normal y no debe asustarse. Durante ese periodo puede reducir el riego al mínimo.

Cuando está creciendo con brotes, hojas y flores debe regar abundantemente. Son plantas tolerantes a una gama de luz amplia y crecen bien en el piso.

Detalles de Envío

Local (Panamá)

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Planta será enviada en una canasta o pote de 6" con el substrato usado por la especie. Son enviadas sin flores. Puede que sea enviada sin hojas dependiendo de la temporada.

Exportación

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La planta llegará a raiz desnuda sin sustrato y sin hojas grandes para evitar estrés. Si tiene un brote pequeño nuevo se enviará con este.

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