ORIGIN: Found in Cuba and Jamaica at elevations of sea-level to 800 meters in forest of drier upland valleys with southern exposures on rocks or in trees in exposed locations.
DESCRIPTION: Large sized, hot to warm growing lithophyte with tapering cylindrical-elongate pseudobulbs carrying 2 apical, erect, linear leaves that blooms in the later summer through fall on a 60 [1.5 meter] long, 10 to 25 flowered racemose inflorescence and carrying rather waxy, fragrant, long-lasting flowers.
FLOWER SIZE: 1.2 to 2 inches [3 to 5 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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