Ascocentrum miniatum (3″ pot/blooming size)

$30.00

A cute, compact, orchid that produces flowers that are a bright orange/yellow color with a distinct reddish tone to them. They have a thick straight stem that covers the base of two-rowed leaves. Their leaves are rigid, dark green, v-shaped, and serrated.

Ships in a 3″ pot. Does not come with flowers, but is mature to bloom. Purple spotting on leaves is normal.

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Description

This species of Ascocentrum miniatum flowers from an upright inflorescence is densely covered with small, perfectly shaped flowers. Ascocentrum miniatums orchids benefit from good air circulation and can be grown in pots in a fast-draining growing medium. They also do particularly well in baskets. You can grow them in the brightest part of a greenhouse, windowsill, or in a light garden.

 

FAMILY: Orchidaceae
ORIGIN: Thailand, Vietnam, and the Philippines
TYPE/USES:
Orchid
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: 
Filtered bright light
WATER REQUIREMENTS:
Frequent watering during warmer months, kept drier during winter months
TEMPERATURE:
65-83 degrees F, avoid temperatures below 40 degrees F
FLOWER:
Spring

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