Cattleya violacea tipo flammea is found in Colombia, Venezuela, the Guianas, Brazil, Bolivia, Peru and Ecuador. It grows in exposed locations on trees near rivers in low, hot and wet tropical forests at elevations of 200 to 700 meters above sea level.
- Plants are offered in 6 cm pots (Young plants)
- Water thoroughly once a week
- Fertilize twice a month in summer.
- Needs a lot of bright light.