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Irrigation Cattleya spicataTenere Umido
Orchids in general favour a pretty moist soil; to water correctly it is advisable to water these plants by immersion, therefore soaking the containers in water up to the edge; when the water has reached the top part of the substratum we can take out the vases and let the excess water drain well. Water when the ground is dry; in case of prolonged droughts water very often, otherwise every 1-2 weeks can be enough using 1-2 glasses of water ; avoid water stagnations and excessive watering.

Care Cattleya spicata
Growing the stems and branches tend to develop downwards. Cattleya spicata Is an evergreen; during autumn iIt assumes a red colouring; the adult specimens are small in size and reach 60 cm high. These plants are perennial herbs.

Temperatures Cattleya spicataSole pieno
Let's grow the the Cattleya spicata in a luminous place, with direct sunlight. These plants prefer very bright places, but we should avoid direct sunrays, especially during the hottest days of the year.These plants don't like the cold weather during this time of year. If the minimum night-time temperatures are very harsh it is best to cover the the Cattleya spicata with non-woven fabric.

Irrigation Cattleya spicataTenere Umido
Water when the ground is dry; in case of prolonged droughts water very often, otherwise every 1-2 weeks can be enough using 1-2 glasses of water ; avoid water stagnations and excessive watering. Orchids in general favour a pretty moist soil; to water correctly it is advisable to water these plants by immersion, therefore soaking the containers in water up to the edge; when the water has reached the top part of the substratum we can take out the vases and let the excess water drain well.

Adversity Cattleya spicata
A treatment based on mineral oil or insecticide should be applied only in cases of infesting by parasites, paying attention not to vaporize the flowers.

Substrate Cattleya spicata
They need an averagely drained cultivation substratum.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
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3
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continental
2
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0
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3
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mediterranean
1
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3
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