Slc. Dorothy Elliott 'Fuchsia Fire' HCC/AOS 3"
Slc. Dorothy Elliott 'Fuchsia Fire' HCC/AOS
(Sc. Psyche X L. anceps)
Looking for something bright and compact that's also cool tolerant? Try Slc. Dorothy Elliott. Depending on your care, these plants may put up first flowers next season. The Laelia anceps parent is know for it's vigor and both parent contribute to its ability to grow with cool-intermediate night temps.
Grow this one outside in summer, or year-round in more temperate areas. Give the plants bright light with regular watering and feeding especially during warmer weather. Take care not to let smaller plants get to "bone dry".
This is a Winter bloomer and on a mature plant can put up 5-6 flowers on a stem. It also makes a stunning specimen plant.