Common Name: Many Bulbed Encyclia
Habitat: Mexico and Central America south to Nicaragua, Jamaica, Cuba. Encyclia polybulbon grows in humid forests between 600 and 3200 meters in elevation. It grows on trees.
Plant Size: Miniature. The compact plants have small, oval pseudobulbs that are widely spaced. Each growth has 1 to 3 elliptical leaves. Foliage is yellow-green in color on healthy plants.
Flower Size: 1.25 inches (3 cm)
Flower Description: Few to several flowers bloom on an upright flower stem. Flowers are fragrant.
Bloom Season: Fall to Spring
Growing Temperature: Cool to Warm (Adaptable)
Additional Information: The pseudobulbs tend to ramble and therefore it is best to mount the plants on cork bark. Provide Cattleya growing conditions
Synonyms: Bulbophyllum occidentale; Dinema polybulbon; Epidendrum polybulbon; Epidendrum polybulbon var. luteo-album