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A picture of a Pansy Orchid

Pansy Orchid

Miltoniopsis spp.

Waterfall Miltoniopsis by orchidgalore (CC BY 2.0)

Partial Shade
Moderate watering


USDA zone


Minimum temperature

Expected size





  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A close up of a pink flower on a Miltoniopsis orchid plant
A close up of two white pink Miltoniopsis orchid plant flowers
A close up of some pale Miltoniopsis orchid plant flowers and green leaves
A photo of Pansy Orchid
A photo of Pansy Orchid

Pansy Orchid Overview

Miltoniopsis is a genus containing around 5 species of orchid plants from the Orchidaceae family. They are found in Central and western South America to Venezuela. Miltoniopsis are also commonly known as Pansy Orchids, they enjoy cool temperatures, high moisture and partial shade to full shade. Grown for the showy flowers, Pansy Orchids blooms are often multicoloured, highly showy and patterned. Popular colours include white, pink, yellow and purple.

Common problems with Pansy Orchid

Special features of Pansy Orchid

Attractive flowers

Pot plant

Other uses of Pansy Orchid

Grown for their beautiful and unusual flowers.