Poor Man's Orchid
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Poor Man's Orchid Overview
This is an upright annual with fern-like foliage. There are clusters of miniature, orchid-like flowers in purple, pink, yellow or white. They will need rich, moist soil, and you should pinch the tips of young plants to encourage a bushy growth.
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How to propagate Poor Man's Orchid
Seed sown under glass in early spring for summer-autumn flowers and in late summer to provide plants to flower in pots in late winter or spring.
Other uses of Poor Man's Orchid
Container, window-box, greenhouse, indoors