|A deciduous, epiphytic orchid, with 4 to 7 inch long, lance-shaped leaves. The knotty pseudobulb grows close to the ground, with upward growing tips. The flowers appear in 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.