Cattleya jongheana – 365 days of orchids – day 804

Another Brazilian species today with this small growing Cattleya species found as an epiphyte in patches of forest in central Minas Gerais state from 1300-1600m. This is the first flowering of the seedling shown and so a new addition to 365 days. The flowers of Cattleya jongheana are remarkably large for the size of the plant […]