Species: Stelis hirtella
Native to: Ecuador and Peru
Temperature preferences: Warm to cold growing
Water preferences: Medium to high moisture
Terrestrial or Epiphytic: Epiphytic
General Information and Care: Stelis hirtella is an easy growing small to medium orchid species. This species does best when grown epiphytically and allowed to dry out slightly between waterings. It typically grows to be about 3-4â tall, with leaves about Â½â wide. Typically it flowers once a year with pale yellow flowers with maroon centers. The flowers on this species truly make it remarkable in a terrarium!
Glass Box Tropicals Plant Care Rating: 5
Shipped Size: Blooming size division, may be mounted or unmounted.