|Exposure Encyclia megalantha
continental : This plant favours very bright places, but it doesn't prefer direct contact with sunrays.
alpine : We suggest avoiding direct contact with solar rays; let's locate the the Encyclia megalantha in a bright, but shaded, place.
mediterranean : The Encyclia megalantha needs to be positioned in a very bright place, but far away from direct solar rays.
continental : Letís try to always keep the growing substratum of the the Encyclia megalantha damp, watering very frequently with 3-4 glasses of water; if the weather is very hot and dry we even water every 0-1 weeks.
alpine : As the hot season arrives, these plants need abundant and regular watering, using 2-3 glasses of water, which keep the soil cool and damp; letís water every 1-2 weeks, or even more often if it is very hot.
mediterranean : The Encyclia megalantha loves damp and cool soils, therefore it is necessary to water it very often, keeping the soil slightly damp; in any case it is always advisable to avoid water stagnation and excess watering: it is best to water every 0-0 weeks.
Fertilization Encyclia megalantha : Periodical fertilizations continue during the summer; we should always use a specific fertilizer for orchids, to add to the irrigating water every 15-20 days. Remember to avoid leaving the roots soaking in the fertilizing solution for a long time.
Treatments Encyclia megalantha : During this time of year, and only when the insects are present, specific insecticide treatments are applied; we must pay attention to the flowers, avoiding vaporizing them.