Orchid (Ceratostylis retisquama)

Botanical names:
Ceratostylis retisquama Accepted
Ceratostylis rubra Synonym
Ceratostylis latipetala Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Reddish-orange
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Underground structures: Bulb
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Our Orchid blooms in December 2019 by Ursula Dec 31, 2019 11:02 PM 241
Our Orchid blooms in November 2019 by Ursula Dec 1, 2019 8:01 AM 357
Our Orchid blooms in September 2019 by Ursula Oct 1, 2019 6:37 AM 304
Our Orchid blooms in November 2018 by Ursula Dec 1, 2018 7:43 AM 362
Our Orchid blooms in October 2018 by Ursula Nov 1, 2018 6:34 AM 272
Our Orchid blooms in December 2017 by Ursula Dec 31, 2017 11:03 PM 427
Our Orchid blooms in November 2017 by Ursula Dec 1, 2017 8:04 AM 301
Our Orchid blooms in October 2017 by Ursula Nov 1, 2017 7:07 AM 448
Our Orchid blooms in September 2017 by Ursula Oct 1, 2017 4:11 PM 369
Our Orchid blooms in December 2016 by Ursula Jan 1, 2017 1:40 PM 307

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