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Dracula lotax
Dracula lotax


 
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Description
 

Species: Dracula lotax

Common name(s): Monkey Flower, The Clown Orchid

Native to: Ecuador and Peru

Temperature preferences: Warm to cool growing

Water preferences: Medium to High moisture

Terrestrial or Epiphytic: Epiphytic

General Information and Care: Dracula lotax is a rather easy to grow terrarium suitable orchid. This species has very unique leaves that almost look like grassy leaves. They are long and slender and bright green. Also, this species does best when mounted epiphytically. This species is also very well known for the flowers that look similar to a monkey face. Typically this species will only bloom once a year.

Glass Box Tropicals Plant Care Rating: 5

Shipped Size: Blooming size division, may be mounted or unmounted.



Average Rating: Average Rating: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 1 Write a review »

  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
 
5 of 5 Awesome plant. July 25, 2019
Reviewer: Sean M from LaVista, NE United States  
The plant arrived completely different than how I expected. First off, it was much taller than I thought it would be, so keep that in mind. Secondly, it was a long division with about 7 leaves in a perfect row (not so good for potting). HOWEVER, neither of these things were bad in any way, as it still ended up fitting perfectly into my vivarium.

To start, the packing was great. The plant was given adequate room and was wrapped nicely to prevent it from moving around too much, and it arrived in just 3 days (shipped Monday, arrived Wednesday). The leaves are springy and appear healthy and the roots are well enough to promote new growth. The division I got even has a new leaf popping out of the end.

This was my first purchase through glass house and I am satisfied with it.

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