Professor Heinrich G. Reichenbach named this species in 1881, in the Garneners´ Chronicle. He named the plant after Stuart Low of the firm Hugh Low and Company. This plant is endemic to the Philippines where it grows at elevationsofup to 300 metres, as an epiphyte.
Plant habit as per the species but the dorsal sepal and the petals also spotted.
Warm in cultivation.
Growth habit: upright, monopodial
Flower colour: creamy white
Water thoroughly once a week.
Fertilizing: Once every two weeks in summer, when the plant is in active growth, with a low concentration.