Encyclia phoenicea is a plant in the genus Encyclia.
Plant blooms in spring and fall with two to three 5 cm wide successive flowers. Flowers are fragrant with the scent of chocolate
Plant is found growing in the Bahamas, Cuba, Cayman Is. and Grand Turks and Caicos
Plants grow in warm conditions and can be grown in medium size fir bark with perlite. Plant prefers drying periods between watering and bright light is recommended. Lengthen drying period a bit in the winter.
|Encyclia phoenicea 'Cherokee'||Sepals and petals are green. lip is white.|
Common Name: Phoenician Encyclia
- Epidendrum grahamii Hook. 1841
- Epidendrum phoeniceum Lindl. 1841