Dendrobium nobile ‘Cooksonianum’ (3″ pot/blooming size)

$30.00

Dendrobium nobile ‘Cooksonianum’ is a medium sized, epiphytic and terrestrial orchids species native to India, China, Thailand and Vietnam. It blooms clusters flowers colored white and purple with a deep maroon lip.

Ships in a 3″ pot, does not come with flowers.

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Description

Dendrobium nobile ‘Cooksonianum’ are found in broadleaf, evergreen, lowland forests. They grow elongated, stem-like pseudobulbs with oval to strap-shaped, semi-evergreen leaves. They bloom showy, honey fragrant, purple and white flowers that are produced from nodes along the stems mainly in spring. The dry conditions and cold temperatures will trigger many fragrant flowers in late winter/spring.

FAMILY:  Orchidaceae
ORIGIN: India, China, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam
TYPE:
Orchid
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: 
Filtered bright light
WATER REQUIREMENTS:
Frequent watering during warmer months, kept drier during winter months.
TEMPERATURE:
60 – 90 degrees F, avoid temperatures below 40 degrees F
FLOWER:
Later winter/spring

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