Reed Stemmed Orchid (Epidendrum)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 18 inches to 36 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Late fall or early winter
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Salt tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Plant Events from our members
piksihk On January 31, 2019 Potted up
To smaller clear pot with holes with new bark; trimmed diwn so roots can get into bark
piksihk On October 31, 2018 Potted up
Into bigger pot
piksihk On October 6, 2018 Obtained plant
mercer swap
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What orchid genus would this be? by Southamerica Mar 20, 2019 4:35 PM 7
Native Orchids by Gina1960 Mar 8, 2019 10:07 AM 29
Our Orchid blooms in March 2019 🍀 by Ursula Mar 21, 2019 4:37 PM 198
Our Orchid blooms in February 2019 💕 by Ursula Mar 4, 2019 8:13 AM 252
Hoya help by 12orange12 Jan 28, 2019 8:59 PM 17
Rare orchids found growing in woods at Longwood by ardesia Jan 11, 2019 3:50 PM 15
Accidental aquatics? by Gina1960 Jan 8, 2019 7:38 AM 0
Our Orchid blooms in December 2018 by Ursula Jan 1, 2019 6:59 AM 329
What are these plants? by KJSegall Dec 3, 2018 7:50 AM 13
Orchid Growing in the Tropics: Reference Books you find valuable by Gina1960 Nov 16, 2018 7:22 PM 15

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