Leptotes harryphillipsii is a species in the genus Leptotes.
Plant blooms in the spring with a single flower. Species is similar to Leptotes tenuis, but with a slightly longer lip and discrete pink stripes on the other petals and sepals, which typically have more vibrant colors.
Plants are found in south eastern Brazil
Plant prefer dry outs between waterings. Water about one to two times every week. Fertilize about once every two weeks during growing season. Plant grows in medium to bright light and cool to warm temperatures. Pot in perlite and medium bark or in full sphagnum moss. Plant is best mounted.
Common Name: Harry phillips' Leptotes
- ↑ Christenson, Eric A.: Leptotes harryphillipsii in Orchids South Africa Vol.35, pp. 53. Cape Town, 2004.