|An evergreen orchid, with 4 to 10 inch long, narrow, ovate leaves. 6 to 9 delicate flowers appear on long racemes (to 16 inches), from winter to spring. Grow epiphytically on a bark slab, or in slatted baskets with epiphytic orchid potting mix. A temperate-growing orchid, requiring humidity and partial shade from late spring through summer, full light the remainder of the year. Keep dry in winter. Flowers best in small containers.