Masdevallia veitchiana from the Orchid family with over 28000 species.This species has orange flowers covered in a pattern of small purple hairs that create a kind of iridescence as the flower moves in the breezes The blooms are very large, approximately 2 in X 6 in.Single flowered inflorescence carrying two distant, tubular bracts and a single inflated tubular, ovate floral bract with the long lasting flowers held way above the leaves.Masdevallia veitchiana is an excellent plant for beginners and experienced growers alike It grows quickly into a specimen plant and is quite spectacular when several flowers bloom together, usually between spring and summer Masdevallia veitchiana prefers a cool, moist location but, like most orchids, requires good light to flower consistently In poor light the flower stems tend to be weak, causing the flowers to droop Masdevallia veitchiana prefers daytime temperatures from 59 F to 77 F and will tolerate evening low temperatures below 41 F The plants will freeze, so care should be taken in times of severe frost or freezing temperatures....
|Title||:||Masdevallia veitchiana from the Orchid family with over 28000 species .|
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