Miltassia Charles M. Fitch 'Izumi' is a captivating hybrid orchid that seamlessly blends the beauty of Brassia verrucosa and Miltonia moreliana. Also identified as Bratonia, this orchid is renowned for its stunning, star-shaped flowers adorned with tessellated tones of purple petals and alluring purple lip. The exquisite color palette features a delightful mottled lavender/purple on the petals and sepals, complemented by subtle green/grey undertones.
- Blooms life expectancy: Up to 1 month
- Average Plant Height: 28-35"
- Pot Size: 4"
- Star Shaped Purple Bloom: 1.5"
Not only is the 'Izumi' a visual masterpiece, but it also boasts remarkable ease of cultivation. Thriving in containers, it blooms twice a year, showcasing its resplendent flowers. Its low-maintenance nature is evident in its watering needs – a simple regimen that involves watering as the mix approaches dryness, maintaining a slightly damp and lightweight environment. This orchid's resilience and grace make it a perfect choice for both novice and experienced growers alike.
What sets the 'Izumi' apart is its distinguished pedigree. This exceptional clone has earned the prestigious Award of Merit from the American Orchid Society, a testament to its exceptional beauty and vitality. The 'Izumi' received this esteemed recognition in 1997, solidifying its status as a true gem among orchid enthusiasts. Embrace the allure of the Charles M. Fitch 'Izumi' – a masterpiece that brings the beauty of Hawaii to your orchid collection.