Lycaste Sunray

Lycaste Sunray 'Spitskop'
Lycaste Sunray 'Spitskop'

Hybrid Classification
Seed Parent: Lycaste Shoalhaven
Pollen Parent: Lycaste skinneri
Genus: Lycaste
Hybrid Epithet: Lyc. Sunray
Binomial name
Lycaste Sunray
A.Alcorn Apr. 11, 1991

Lycaste Sunray is a hybrid from the genus Lycaste.


Grow in diffused bright light and keep in cool to warm temperatures. Keep humidity from 40 to 70%. Water regularly during growing season. The potting media should be a little moist in between waterings. To prevent rot, avoid water from touching leaves. Reduce watering during the winter. Pot plants in 75% fine bark and 25% perlite or in full sphagnum moss.


Lycaste Sunray 'Ikuko' Lycaste Sunray 'Ikuko' Sepals are white and petals are pink, lip is magenta.
Lycaste Sunray 2 Lycaste Sunray Sepals are white and petals are pink, lip is pink.


Generation 1

  1. Lycaste Shoalhaven × Lycaste skinneri

Generation 2

  1. Lycaste Shoalhaven = Lycaste Koolena × Lycaste skinneri

Generation 3

  1. Lycaste Koolena =Lycaste Auburn × Lycaste skinneri

Generation 4

  1. Lycaste Auburn =Lycaste Balliae × Lycaste Sunrise

Generation 5

  1. Lycaste Balliae =Lycaste macrophylla × Lycaste skinneri
  2. Lycaste Sunrise =Lycaste Imschootiana × Lycaste skinneri

Further Generations

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