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Picures are only reference to bloom and size of plant.

Orchid not in bloom.

Plant in 8cm pot

 

🔧 Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced

🪴 Size: Medium to Large

🎍 Perfect for Terrariums? Not suitable for terrariums due to its size and light requirements.

☀️ Blooming Season: Late spring to early summer

🌸 Blooms Size and Color: Large, vibrant orange-red flowers with a yellow throat

👃 Fragrance: Sweet, citrusy fragrance, particularly strong during the day

🌡 Temperature: 
   - Summer (☀️): Highs around 25-30°C (77-86°F) / Lows around 18-23°C (64-73°F)
   - Winter (❄️): Highs around 20-25°C (68-77°F) / Lows around 12-18°C (54-64°F)

💧 Watering: 
   - Keep moderately moist during active growth.
   - Allow slight drying between waterings to prevent root rot.

☁️ Humidity: 
   - High humidity levels of 50-70% are preferred, especially during the growing season.
   - Provide good airflow to prevent fungal issues.

💡 **Light:** 
   - Bright, indirect light is ideal.
   - Protect from direct sunlight, especially during the hottest part of the day.

🌰 **Growing Medium:** 
   - Well-draining orchid mix with bark, sphagnum moss, and perlite.
   - Repot every 2-3 years or when the potting medium breaks down.

🧪 **Fertilization:** 
   - Balanced orchid fertilizer applied at quarter to half strength every 2-3 weeks during the growing season.
   - Reduce fertilization frequency during the winter months.

 

As always, it's important to monitor your Cattleya Frances Fox "Fire Flame" closely and adjust care practices based on its individual needs and growing conditions.

C. Francess fox “Fire Flame”

SKU: A12-G
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