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Orchid

Orchis spp.

Orchis-mascula-Formation by Tuxyso (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

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Orchid Overview

There are about 35 species of deciduous, terrestrial orchids that produce strong green leaves. The flowers are produced in tall spikes of small magenta blooms in the early summer.

Common problems with Orchid

How to propagate Orchid

Division

Division of tubers where possible.

Tubers

Other uses of Orchid

Grown for their beautiful and unusual flowers.