Peristeria-elata

  • sku: 02889-01060
  • Availability: insuficient quantity, Please call 760-436-4239
  • the `Dove` or `Holy Ghost` orchid, Panama`s national flower, a very large and robust terrestrial with baseball-sized bulbs, deciduous plicate leaves are 3 ft. to 4 ft. long, 48` basal spikes emerge along with new growths carrying 10 to 20 beautiful blooms which open successively over several months, 2` cup-shaped pure white flowers have a white lip with reddish dots, lip and column strongly resemble a dove, very fragrant, large mature plants with new growths appearing.
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  • Genus:Peristeria
  • Species:elata
  • Cultural Tip:Keep warm and bright, slight winter dry rest.