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Orchid

Phaius spp.

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

Orchid Overview

There are about 30 species of evergreen or deciduous, terrestrial and epiphytic orchids. They are grown for their beautiful and colourful flowers, which bloom in racemes. The leaves are mid-green and alternate with either elliptical or lance-shaped leaves.

Common problems with Orchid

How to propagate Orchid

Division

You can propagate by the division of tubers where possible.

Tubers

Other uses of Orchid

Grown for their beautiful and unusual flowers.