The specific epiphet refers to the very showy flowers. This plant is one of the larges growing orchid species known.
Dr. Carl Blume named this fabulous species in 1825, in Bijdragen tot de Flora van Nederlandsch Indie.
Growth Habit: Upright, sympodial
Flower colour: yellow or cream with maroon spotting.
- Plants are offered in 9 cm pot.
- Planted in moss
- Water twice a week in Summer, less in winter
- Fertilize the plant during active growth with a low concentration of fertilizer.