PlantsMyrmecophila→Orchid (Myrmecophila brysiana)

Botanical names:
Myrmecophila brysiana Accepted
Schomburgkia brysiana Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic


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Posted by Australis (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia - Zone 10b) on Jul 19, 2017 5:39 AM

This species has been reported to have significant variation in the blooms and is also often confused with others in the genus.

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