Pronunciation: den-droh-KY-lum gloo-ma-see-um
Common Name: Hay-scented Orchid
Height to: 20"
Width to: 12"
USDA Hardiness Zones:
Bloom Description: star shaped white flowers, to 3/4" across, do not open widely. They are produced densely from the axils of conspicuous white bracts, in 2 rows on pendant racemes.
Soil Type: epiphytic orchid potting mix
Pests and Diseases: spider mites, aphids, mealybugs
- epiphyte, terrestrial
Propagation: divide when plant overflows the container, or remove backbulbs and pot up seperately
Native to: Philippines
Notes: In summer, provide humid, shaded conditions and water freely. applying fertilizer every third watering. In winter, admit full light and water sparingly. Data Source: The American Horticultural Society A to Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants
USDA Heat Zones (days above 86ºF):
Submitted by: distantkin
- 150 to 180 days ZONE 10
- 180 to 210 days ZONE 11
- Greater then 210 ZONE 12