Cattleyas are among the most popular and easily cultivated orchids. They have been hybridized to produce a wide range of flower colors and forms.
Photo by Holger Zscheyge
Cultivation: Small perennial for USDA hardiness zones 10 to 11. Grows best in shade to partial sun with moderate to high moisture.
Size: Reaches 1' to 2' (30 cm to 60 cm) tall with a spread of 1' to 2' (30 cm to 60 cm).
Flowering: Flowering times vary and may be sporadic. Blooms year-round.