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A picture of a Apple-Blossom Orchid

Apple-Blossom Orchid

Disa versicolor

Disa versicolor 1DS-II 9336 by SAplants (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Full Sun
Advanced care
Moderate watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

40cm

20cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Apple-Blossom Orchid Overview

Threatened species in the wild, this pretty ground orchid is a pretty addition t specialized growers. They occur in summer rainfall grasslands and grows every year from a tuburous rootstock to flower and go dormant for awhile while dry.

Common problems with Apple-Blossom Orchid

Relative problem free

    How to harvest Apple-Blossom Orchid

    Not usually harvested

    How to propagate Apple-Blossom Orchid

    Rhizomes

    Divide the rhizomes and plant again.