|A deciduous, epiphytic orchid with 4 inch, oblong leaves, from erect pseudobulbs. Pairs of 3 inch across 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.