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Dracula lotax
Dracula lotax


 
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Dracula lotax x sib, Plant blooms in the spring with a single 8 cm wide flower, but we find they are blooming most any time of the year due to domestic growing. These being offered are full sized plants, and they are blooming size.

These are very slow bloomers, meaning they can be in spike for a few months before finally blooming. It takes them a while, but rewarding :-)

DRACULA LOTAX SPIKES = A lotax spike will begin to look like a white root, same size, same area, until it's about 1/4"-1/2" long. At that point the spike will begin pointing upward and start turning a dark burgundy color with a whit tip. This spike will remain almost the size of a hair as it grows upward. When the spike tip gets close to the top of the folage it will begin expanding at the tip. The tip will begin getting fat, triangular in shape and eventually open. The lotax spikes do take a while to grow and bloom, sometimes up to a month or longer. Have patience, it's worth seeing their little smiling face :-)

Click here for full growing information from the "Orchid Internet Species Photo Encyclopedia" (or OISPE) by Jay Pfahl
Features
  • Pot Size: 2" Pot
    Blooming Size: Yes
    Light: Mostly Shade
    Temperature: Cool to Intermediate (Grows well in Florida)
    Watering: Damp, not saturated
    Origin: Cool forests of Cordillera del Condor, Colombia and Ecuador


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5 of 5 looking forward to the stems and blooms! December 18, 2020
Reviewer: caren tracy from Eugene, OR United States  
The orchid arrived within 4 days of order.  It was carefully packaged and labeled to ensure good care during the transport and delivery process.   Looking forward to the orchid maturing and shooting out stems with blooms.

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5 of 5 December 11, 2020
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Lakewood, CA United States  
Plant arrived healthy and on time.

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5 of 5 December 10, 2020
Reviewer: Janet Reichl from Sequim, WA United States  
My experience was very good. The packing of my orchid was especially good!

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4 of 5 November 7, 2020
Reviewer: Catlin Edson from Fall City, WA United States  


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5 of 5 November 5, 2020
Reviewer: Hannah Hogan from Key Largo, FL United States  


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