Spotlight: Oncidium twinkle
Onc (sotoanum) x cheirophorum) oncidium twinkle are hybrids. There are several varieties / colours.
Oncidiums are considered by some to be intermediate level plants, not for the absolute beginner. They need time to adapt and are not quick to bloom.
Filtered Light. Medium light seems best though these seem to be able to tolerate more or less light.
Twinkles like humidity. Most oncidium require 30-60% humidity. A pebble tray with water can help elevate your humidity.
80 - 85F during the day, 55-60F at night.
Water when slightly dry, these like moisture.
Bark chips with some sphag moss.
Many tiny clusters of flowers. Blooms in Spring and Summer.
Twinkles tend to smell like vanilla or honey and herbs depending on the variety.
Endemic : South America , parents from Mexico to Columbia,