Phalaenopsis tetraspis fma. brunneola 'Blue Roe' JC/AOS

Phalaenopsis tetraspis fma. brunneola 'Blue Roe' JC/AOS

February 16, 2024

Polychilos are known for their beauty and fragrance, but there is one particular species that stands out among the rest, the Phalaenopsis tetraspis from the rainforests of Southeast Asia. There are many tetraspis cultivar now readily available in our shop, but the brunneola is one of our favorites!

What makes Phalaenopsis tetraspis fma. brunneola special?

Phalaenopsis tetraspis fma. brunneola is a natural species, but cultivated for its unique colouring. The flowers of brunneola exhibit a mesmerizing combination of deep copper and randomized white petals, creating a striking contrast that is truly captivating. What is special for this awarded cultivar is the blue colouring found on the lip, an unusual train among the brunneola. 

With proper care, all tetraspis will reward you with many clusters of beautiful blooms. They are sequential, so the spike can continuously flower for months at a time if conditions are correct. These free flowering plants appreciate a hot to warm environment, with a hard dry period between watering.



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