- Known as: Dancing-lady orchid, Golden shower orchid
- Place of origin: South America, Central America.
- Description: More than 300 species and several hybrids of this orchid exist with an ‘onkos’ or swelling in the lower lip of the flowers.
- Grow best: In bright sunlight with just the required amount of water. Fertilize twice a month with an orchid fertilizer.
- Use: Colourful sprays of blooms in yellow or pink make it a much in demand orchid both for home gardens and in landscaping