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Orchid Purple Gem 'Aida'

Phalaenopsis × 'Aida'

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Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

35cm

30cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Orchid Purple Gem 'Aida' Overview

Phalaenopsis 'Aida' is a hybrid cross between Phalaenopsis pulcherrima var. coerulea x Phalaenopsis equestris that produces a miniature plant with delicate pale purple to lilac flowers during the summer. This epiphytic compact, shade-loving decorated orchid prefers growing conditions similar to the East Asia rainforests its parents are native to and can be grown in leaf mould or on rock faces.

Common problems with Orchid Purple Gem 'Aida'

Special features of Orchid Purple Gem 'Aida'

Attractive flowers

Indoor plant

Other uses of Orchid Purple Gem 'Aida'

Grown for their beautiful and unusual flowers.