Partial shade, temperate, semi-dry.
Large bulbous base with leaves which curve inwards, unlike most pseudobulbous species.
Leathery leaves are lepidote (covered with scales or scurf).
Rose pink compound inflorescence the violet flowers. Produces 1-3 offsets fairly easily.
Mount as in nature at an angle. Allow to dry between watering.
Moderate light and temperature requirements, can tolerate higher heat with additional watering.
Plants in stock are approximately 15cm high and 11cm circumference.