Epc. Plicaboa is 75% Cattleya bowringiana and 25% Encyclia plicata. Plicata is from Cuba and the Bahamas and is a warm grower with a many flowered inflorescence. Bowringiana is found in Guatemala at lower elevations and also is a warm grower with a many flowered inflorescence.
The resulting hybrid has fragrant, dark lavender flowers on tall stems. These are vigorous growers doing best with intermediate temps and bright light, 1800 - 2200 footcandles. These are recently blooming size and are shipped out of pot