Spider Orchid – Brassia Verrucosa
Arching flower stems, arising from the base of the pseudobulb, carry close-set 10-15cm (4-6in) long spidery flowers.
The slender sepals and petals are pale green spotted with dark green, red or brown-purple; the lip is white with green spots.
Size: Arching flower stem up to 90cm (3ft) long.
Special needs: Bright but filtered light; intermediate to cool temperatures; apply a weak foliar fertilizer fortnightly during active growth; allow three weeks rest after flowering.