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Coelogyne speciosa

Orchid

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Features

  • BloomsJuly to August
  • Height0.1m to 0.3m
  • Spread0.4m to 0.6m
  • Growth HabitStalked clump
  • Flower ColourGreen yellow pink
  • Leaf ColourMedium green

Description

Coelogyne speciosa (Orchid). An epiphytic orchid native to Java. Bears lance-shaped to elliptic leaves and green yellow pink racemes of flowers.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Orchid or Epiphytic

Origin

Java

Interest and use

Grown for their beautiful and unusual flowers.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

In temperate climates, they need to be grown in greenhouses. Can be grown in pots but also on slabs of bark. Weak foliar feeds can be added to the sprays.

Propagation

Older leafless pseudobulbs which can be removed for replanting, or from new growth which may appear from the bottom of the plant.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Red spider mites and aphids.

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