Orchid (Rhyncholaelia glauca)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 12 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Green
Other: Pale green (sometimes pale pink) petals with White lip.
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Cut Flower
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Other: Division of pseudobulbs.
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

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Location: My GardenDate: 2015-02-01
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Rl. glauca 'H&R' X RL. glauca 'Woltman'
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Location: Longwood Gardens Conservatory, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-01-29
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Location: Cisco, Tx (between Dallas and Abilene)Date: 2016-02-24
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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orchid help by susankayschwartzcom May 23, 2020 9:23 PM 5
Using another plant as the mount for an orchid by Gina1960 Jan 31, 2020 8:29 AM 9
Our Orchid blooms in December 2019 by Ursula Dec 31, 2019 11:02 PM 241
Our Orchid blooms in February 2019 💕 by Ursula Mar 4, 2019 8:13 AM 252
Our Orchid blooms in November 2018 by Ursula Dec 1, 2018 7:43 AM 362
Our Orchid Blooms in February 2018 by Ursula Mar 1, 2018 8:06 AM 205
Our Orchid blooms in August 2017 by Ursula Sep 1, 2017 8:05 AM 382
Our Orchid blooms in March 2017 by Ursula Apr 2, 2017 6:49 AM 333
Our Orchid blooms in September 2016 by Ursula Oct 1, 2016 7:10 AM 340
Our Orchid blooms in June 2016 by Ursula Jul 1, 2016 6:51 AM 597

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